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Robotics Videos (17 results)

Robots are made to go and do what humans either can not, or do not want to do. They are used in hundreds of ways from exploring Mars, to working tirelessly on a manufacturing line, to providing companionship. Not to mention they make great movie characters!
10 Robotics Projects Kids Can Really Make!
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Program your own autonomous vehicle with an Arduino in this fun science project! Can you make your car avoid obstacles, automatically stay in its lane, and stop at crosswalks? Circuit diagrams and starter code are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project-ideas/Robotics_p042/robotics/arduino-self-driving-car?from=YouTube Science Buddies also hosts a library of instructions for over 1,500 other hands-on science projects, lesson plans,…
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3D print a frame for your own DIY mini drone in this fun activity! Tinkercad files are available for the frames featured in this video: https://www.tinkercad.com/users/5XoXdAMsSMS (NOTE: you need to create a Tinkercad account and log in in order to see and download the models). To learn how to build a popsicle stick version of the drone and control its motion, check out the other videos in this series: Part 1: Build Your Drone | https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw Part 2: Altitude Control Circuit |…
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Build your own mini popsicle stick drone (quadcopter) in this fun STEM activity! A materials list and detailed written instructions are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/stem-activities/diy-mini-drones?from=YouTube DIY Mini Drone video series: Part 1: Build Your Drone | https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw Part 2: Altitude Control Circuit | https://youtu.be/53h1bFE64uQ Part 3: Arduino Altitude Control | https://youtu.be/QNnx2evKb_0 Part 4: Drone Steering |…
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Program an Arduino to control your drone's altitude with an ultrasonic distance sensor in this fun project! Written instructions for this activity, including a circuit diagram and downloadable example code, are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/stem-activities/diy-mini-drone-arduino-altitude-control?from=YouTube DIY Mini Drone video series: Part 1: Build Your Drone | https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw Part 2: Altitude Control Circuit |…
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This video will show you how to build a brushbot, a robot build on a scrub brush that moves using a vibrating motor. The robot can be built using some common household supplies and circuit parts from the Science Buddies Bristlebot Kit. To view written directions to build a brushbot, see the "Build a Brushbot" activity at Science Buddies: http://www.sciencebuddies.org/hands-on-activities/brushbot?from=YouTube. To purchase a kit, visit our online store at…
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This video shows how to build your own simple steerable robot with a wired remote control. This makes the circuit very easy to build for beginners. You can use a solderless breadboard for easy construction, or solder your circuit to make it more permanent. Written instructions to build the robot are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project-ideas/Robotics_p045/robotics/simple-steerable-robot?from=YouTube 0:00 intro and materials 1:27…
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This video shows what you can do by adding an Arduino to your Science Buddies Bluebot Kit. The Bluebot Kit introduces students to robotics and electronics without requiring a computer or any programming. Adding an Arduino to your kit allows your robot to perform more complex behaviors. Kits (Arduino not included) are available for purchase at https://www.homesciencetools.com/product/bluebot-4-in-1-educational-robotics-kit/. Instructions for the Bluebot projects, including wiring diagrams and…
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The next step in our mini popsicle stick drone project (https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw)? Build a circuit to control its altitude! Written instructions and a parts list are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/stem-activities/drone-altitude-control?from=YouTube DIY Mini Drone video series: Part 1: Build Your Drone | https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw Part 2: Altitude Control Circuit | https://youtu.be/53h1bFE64uQ Part 3: Arduino Altitude Control |…
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Program an Arduino to make your DIY mini drone tilt forward, backward, left, and right using buttons in this fun project! Written instructions, including a parts list, circuit diagram, and downloadable example code, are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/stem-activities/program-drone-steering-arduino?from=YouTube DIY Mini Drone video series: Part 1: Build Your Drone | https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw Part 2: Altitude Control Circuit |…
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Control your mini popsicle stick drone's steering with an analog joystick and an Arduino in this fun STEM activity! Written instructions, including a parts list, circuit diagram, and downloadable example code, are available on the Science Buddies website: https://www.sciencebuddies.org/stem-activities/drone-arduino-steering-joystick?from=YouTube DIY Mini Drone video series: Part 1: Build Your Drone | https://youtu.be/Q-BluEJBHLw Part 2: Altitude Control Circuit |…
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