Inspired by the thought of having their own robot in outer space, the Dream Rover team work to transfer the skills that they have acquired from VEX robotics to JAVA coding. The Dream Rover team are high schooler students from Sydney NSW. Here is their story, in their own words.
Tom Nolan passed away December 31st, 2020 leaving behind a wife, grown children, grandchildren and thousands of people who loved and followed his passion of STEM education. An oceanographer by trade, Tom saw the best in everyone he met. Through twists and turns in his life, Tom worked in oceanography, space exploration and a host of education related trades.
Tom swapped ocean going ships for spaceships more than 20 years ago. Amongst other things in his life, he was recognised for his STEM outreach work by being awarded the 2019 NASA JPL Bruce Murray Award.
The Huddle is the internal newsletter for EOS and the program is mentioned on pages 20 and 2. Many thanks to Ben Greene, Dr James Bennet, Cinzia Nash, Jo Ramsay and the team at EOS. The future is bright!
Jackie and Bob Carpenter from One Giant Leap Australia Foundation have been a cornerstone in supporting Ella Stoodley (Axion Manufacturing Engineer) with the surface finish of the NSW State and National race cars. Bob Carpenter has extensive experience in the aeromodelling field and knows how to finish a plane with aerodynamics and a high end…