In This Issue ...
40 The Third Annual Lunabotics Competition
by Morgan Berry
A few hundred college students descended
on Cape Canaveral to participate in this
unique competition that encourages STEM
education and helps NASA develop their
own lunar rovers.
46 Meet the Parrot AR Drone 2.0
by Bryan Bergeron
Join in on a teardown of this popular
54 Reach Out and Touch Something — Integrating Touch Sensing With Your Robot
by Gordon McComb
In this last installment, learn how to
integrate touch sensors into a motorized
FIRST Robotics Las Vegas Regional Competition 2012
by Dave Graham
This classic event continues to inspire both
participants and spectators.
Virtual Sensors — Part 2
by John Blankenship and Samuel Mishal
Last time, we looked at how virtual sensor
techniques work. This time, we do the same
for virtual motor interfaces.
70 Easy to Build Wireless Servo Controller
by Robert H. Walker
If you’re looking for a simple,
inexpensive, and easy to construct
wireless remote control that can
independently operate up to two
servomechanisms, then this is the
design for you.
72 The Tale of TupperBot
by Angel Hernandez
Follow along one roboticist’s journey
in robot design.
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