Robotics Education Journal

03/27/2021

The robot submarine (and unmanned surface ship) era nearly is upon us. Chinese naval strategists say they intend to circumvent their long-recognized weakness in submarine warfare by cultivating undersea artificial intelligence (AI) and by developing capable unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs).

03/26/2021

Driven by high injury costs and an aging and shrinking skilled workforce across sectors, the global industrial exoskeletons market is expanding rapidly, a new analysis by Frost & Sullivan says.

03/24/2021

C4isrnet.com reported that the U.S. Air Force is testing whether lasers mounted on the backs of dune buggies could be the counter-drone weapon the military needs.

03/19/2021

Aviationtoday.com reported that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is working to develop new specialized Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) to send

03/13/2021

Space exploration, led by robotic vehicles, vaulted forward in 2021!  These are the top 10 space companies as identified by the editors of Fast Company magazine in the March-April 2021 issue.  SpaceX sent its first manned spacecraft to the ISS and massively increased its constellation of Starlink

03/12/2021

Aviationtoday.com reported that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected five airports to test unmanned aircraft system (UAS) detection and mitigation systems that wi

03/09/2021

The Martin V-BAT, Arcturus Jump 20, L3 Harris FVR-90, and Textron/AAI Aerosonde recently performed impressive flight demonstrations at the Future Tactical UAS rodeo.  All four drones at a Future Tactical UAS rodeo made a powerful impression on attending Army officers and troops, even when rain sw

03/08/2021

The Navy Northrop Grumman E-2D is a tactical airborne early warning (AEW) aircraft that operates from aircraft carriers. The U.S. Navy is asking Northrop Grumman for design and software upgrades for the E-2D carrier-based early warning aircraft to enable it to team with UAVs.

03/06/2021

Kelley Aerospace has officially launched its supersonic unmanned combat aerial vehicle concept (UCAV).

03/03/2021

Paramount Advanced Technologies (PAT) has launched N-Raven, a long-range precision strike swarming unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system.

02/25/2021

It was reported on c4isrnet.com that the US Army will field-test a new microwave weapon designed to protect military bases from incoming drones as early as 2024, following an on-site demonstration at Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico, officials said.  The Air Force Research Laboratory’s Tacti

02/24/2021

Both the U.S. and Russia are working on drones augmented by AI that will support fighter pilots in combat.  AFRL Director Brig. Gen.

02/21/2021

A new Kongsberg autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), Hugin Endurance, is capable of shore-to-shore operations over long ranges up to 2200 km. The drone can perform uninterrupted shore-to-shore covert data collection operating independently for up to 15 days.

02/19/2021

Plumes of dust blown by rockets are visible below Perseverance as it was lowered to the ground.

02/19/2021

We were thrilled to report yesterday that Perseverance had successfully landed on Mars in Jezero crater just north of the planet's equator.

02/18/2021

We are thrilled to report that Perseverance successfully landed on Mars in Jezero crater just north of the planet's equator.  Its mission objectives include searching for signs of past life and collecting and preparing rock samples for return to Earth in the 2030s.

02/17/2021

As reported by Jonathan Amos, BBC science correspondent, Perseverance is heading for a touchdown on Thursday in a crater named Jezero just north of the planet's equator.  Its mission objectives will be to search for signs of past

02/13/2021

This remote delivery, multi-modal system is designed to traverse remote areas that cannot be reached by any other means than an unmanned ground vehicle (UGV). It can extend its wheeled legs to navigate difficult terrain or climb stairs.

02/11/2021

Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark announced on Monday that Marine Corps Systems Command had selected the company to develop the so-called Long Range Unmanned Surface Vessel (LRUSV) for the service.

02/06/2021

NUWA Robotics Corp.showed off its latest AI robot aimed at STEM learning, the Kebbi Air, during the recent virtual CES event in Las Vegas. The Kebbi Air aims to provide a creative way to increase kids’ motivation to learn.

02/06/2021

LONDON, Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Consequential Robotics, developers of the MiRo educational robot, announced the release of MiRoCLOUD, a new browser-based platform for people of all ages and abilities to understand and develop essential coding skills.

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