Robotics Education Journal


Lawrence Technological University (LTU) is the United States National Organizer for the World Robot Olympiad (WRO), a global LEGO Robotics competition.

11/23/2021 reported that “General Atomics is secretly flying a new, heavily armed dro


Pitsco’s vision is “To lead educational change that positively affects learners.” Pitsco offers full year curricular offerings for elementary, middle and high school levels and hand-on kits for students at all levels.


This IEEE website is for newcomers just getting started in robotics and points to many helpful online resources. For students of any age, it's a great orientation.


In an uplifting STEM education roundup highlighting leading young intellectuals in aerospace and defense (A&D) posted 5-October on, Lindsay Bjerregaard noted the following:


“FIRST is thrilled to enter the virtual gaming environment by partnering with Filament Games and Roblox to bring an immersive, exciting robotics experience to players of all ages,” said Chris Rake, Chief Operating Officer, FIRST.


Elbit Systems and Roboteam have announced ROOK, a multi-payload military 6x6 unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) that features a new design and built-in autonomy suite for higher capacity, improved maneuverability and on-field agility for greater mission effectiveness.


There are few better ways to explore science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects than learning to build and operate a hobby robot—and the bonus is that assembling and operating a tabletop robot is a ton of fun!


The following framework for a high-school level robotics Curriculum using a small robotic vehicle and a sand pile where the robot performs tasks was written by Bill Lovell, CEO and Senior Engineer at c-Link Systems.


On 4-November AeroVironment reported it will Equip United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) with the man-portable Switchblade 600 TMS, which uses electro-optical and infrared sensors to conduct reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition in support of tactical operations.


The following framework for a high-school level robotics Curriculum was written by Bill Lovell, CEO and Senior Engineer at c-Link Systems, Copyright © 2012.  c-Link has been producing robotic unmanned ground systems for disaster cleanup, landscaping, construction, surface and subterranean mining,


For all the students with an interest in robotics who are contemplating pursuing a college education, and their parents, these 9 leading schools are among the many that offer fine degree programs.


As reported by Dustin Gladwell at, Lockheed Martin is developing a new hypersonic plane, the SR-72.


General Atomics Aeronautical Systems recently posted key reconnaissance questions for military planners at, “Where are hostile and allied forces operating? In what strength? Where are they heading? At what speed? With what intentions?


China currently dominates the global commercial drone market, which is expected to reach $41.3B by 2026.


Jonathan Rupprecht, an attorney, UAV expert and prolific writer, is perhaps the foremost authority on drone best practices.


New Russian military camouflage technology has been nicknamed Chameleon. It is based on electrochromic “glass” that consists of composite materials and changes color and transparency when an electrical current is applied.


From 2008 to 2015, Rick Newman, an avid roboticist, put on fantastic Halloween Robotics shows in his front yard that were accompanied by sound and dazzling light effects as his animated robots performed.


Marines aboard the USS New Orleans recently launched a portable, electronic-warfare system on drones for the first time at sea. A Backpackable Electronic Attack Module (BEAM), can detect the radio frequency of a specific threat, a hostile drone, for example, locate it and take it out.


Autos[dot]Yahoo[dot]com reported that for the first time in Indianapolis 500 history, autonomous, driverless cars will race in a special 20-lap race on Saturday, October 23.  The autonomous vehicles wil


As reported by David Hambling for, MZA Associates of Albuquerque, New Mexico, will “will design, develop, deliver, integrate, test and demonstrate a compact, portable, low-cost and reliable C-UAS HELWS” – short for ‘Counter-Unmanned Air Systems High Energy Laser Weapon System.’


A robot dog armed with a sniper rifle was exhibited in Washington, D.C. at the recent annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army.


NPR recently reported that winged microchips as small as grains of sand can be carried by the wind to monitor such things as pollution levels or the spread of airborne diseases, but that’s not