The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

So finally! There it is- the squishy octobot, a robot considered to be the world’s 1st soft and solo robot.   Dit... Read more

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Robot dogs are not too uncommon these days. Several of these bots were developed in the past and are still available in the market... Read more

8 amazing SBCs (Single Board Computers)

8 amazing SBCs (Single Board Computers)

SBC (Single board computer) is an entire computer assembled on a sole circuit board comprising mainly of memory, microprocessor(s), I/O (Input/Output) features etc. Some of these boards are complete computers such as Arduino, Beag […]

Presenting SketchUp 3D modeling software in a nutshell

Presenting SketchUp 3D modeling software in a nutshell

SketchUp is a three-dimensional modeling software used for a broad variety of sketching applications in interior designing, architectural designing, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, video game designing, woodworking, pro […]

Floating Point Numbers: Some basic Ideas

Floating Point Numbers: Some basic Ideas

Students generally come across this term “float” in their computer programming (mainly C, C++ and Java) courses. For variable declaration prior to a code, certain data types are used like integer types (int, char, shor […]

Introducing Lauren Ipsum: A fairy tale based on Computer Science

Introducing Lauren Ipsum: A fairy tale based on Computer Science

Have you ever heard of a computer science book without the presence of actual computers in the book itself? Well, there's one which actually matches the same description provided above. Lauren Ipsum is a computer science book […]

NASA's Valkyrie Robot – an Overview

NASA's Valkyrie Robot – an Overview

The Valkyrie robot platform was initially built in 2013. It was made by NASA. The main objective behind the creation of Valkyrie was to design a humanoid robot which would be capable enough to assist people in man-made or natural […]

5 tips to introduce Algorithms to Children

5 tips to introduce Algorithms to Children

The term “Algorithm” may seem pretty irrelevant to children's education (especially when they are in elementary schools) but it does hold huge importance in the field of programming. Coding has become the basic tec […]

4 steps to set up an Arduino/Genuino Uno board with Windows Computer

4 steps to set up an Arduino/Genuino Uno board with Windows Computer

Arduino is a great open-source platform for STEM education. Students having an interest in electronics, robotics, coding etc. can start doing various Arduino DIY (Do-It-Yourself) projects to get a hands-on experience of such subje […]

14 Historical Facts on Robots

14 Historical Facts on Robots

What do we think when we hear the term “robot”? We immediately visualize “robot” from the humanoid point of view. We believe that a robot is a machine resembling a human. We also like to believe that the ro […]

Kano's one of the best Kits for Children to embrace the Maker Culture

Kano's one of the best Kits for Children to embrace the Maker Culture

We have already discussed about Arduino in an article previously, a kit that's actually made for the makers. It's true that this kit is suitable for all ages. But what about a simpler kit? A more compact kit that's cap […]

How 3D Design and Printing is Transforming Space Exploration and Research

How 3D Design and Printing is Transforming Space Exploration and Research

The Additive Manufacturing (AM) technique has already brought a revolution in various industrial fields. It has brought a metamorphic transformation in the field of space exploration and research. The benefits of 3D Design and Pri […]

A peek at ThinkFun's Code Master: A Board Game Introducing Coding to Children

A peek at ThinkFun's Code Master: A Board Game Introducing Coding to Children

There are a number of high-tech toys in the market that have gained popularity in teaching coding skills to children. There's no doubt that these toys are convenient enough to introduce coding to your children. But there's […]

3D-Printed Jewellery: A Thing of Beauty and a Wonder of Technology

3D-Printed Jewellery: A Thing of Beauty and a Wonder of Technology

3D printing is an Additive Manufacturing (AM) process. It synthesizes an object layer-by-layer. The concept is same as that of a stack (FILO- First in, Last out). Each layer can be imagined to be a 2-Dimensional cross-section of a […]