Posted: February 9, 2015
- reflected on Bristlebot Challenge- discussion of rubric for journal entry- discussion of class theme of Underwater Robotics...Open ROV: website, OpenExplorer, Forum, current status of our ROVMATE: Triggerfish build, website, lessons...started with lesson 1 & 2* Tomorrow we will be doing the online safety modules!
Posted: February 6, 2015
We had 5 builds in our Bristlebot Challenge - check them out!CHALENGE: Using 2 toothbrushes, a vibrating motor and battery - design and build a Bristlebot that travels the fastest in a straight line! We raced on a 2 foot by 4 foot table and captured video with our GoPro.
Posted: January 30, 2015
Today we built our zipline carriers...check them out! CHALLENGE: Carry a ping pong ball down a 4 foot zipline with a 2 foot drop in exactly 4 seconds.
Posted: January 29, 2015
Discussed the design of the course and topics to be explored. Check out the course outline for the details...Also began our first design challenge - a zipline. Be ready to build tomorrow!