University Mars Rover Challenge

36 Student Teams Roll on to URC 2018 Finals From a record field of 95 student teams, the University Rover Challenge (URC) has announced the 36 team finalists from 10 countries which have been selected to compete May 31 – June 2 at the Mars Society’s Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) in southern Utah.  [To […]

Who wants to study at a Mars research center?

MARCH 25, 2018 Mission Summary – Crew 190   It’s been twelve SOLs that Crew 190 landed on Mars. They rapidly settled down in the Hab and got to work. Quickly they learned to live with each other. A bit formally, we distinguish in this report five main activities that had been shared and managed […]

Where can I learn about robotics ?

Japanese students learning about Mars, AI & robots at the Barboza Space Center with Bob Barboza. Best Universities For Robotics by Scholarship Positions on May 27, 2015 in College Articles FacebookWhatsAppTwitterLinkedInEmail The branch of engineering which involves designing, constructing and operating robots is known as robotics. It also involves learning about the computer systems which […]

Barboza Space Center Helping the Movie Industry

Pacific Rim Uprising at East LA Rising Home»Consciousness»Pacific Rim Uprising at East LA Rising Posted on Mar 16, 2018 | 0 comments The kids of the “East L.A. Rising”, formerly known as the Boys and Girls Club of East LA, were in for a big treat this past Tuesday. CSU Long Beach Robotics Professor Walter […]

The French Mars Crew is Studying in the USA

Crew 189 Final Mission Summary MDRS Crew 189: Team ISAE-Supaero Mission Summary Report March 9, 2018 1)   Introduction a-     MDRS 189 mission origins   Crew Member Country MDRS Role Victoria Da-Poian France Commander Louis Mangin France Commander Jérémy Auclair France Greenhab Officer Benoit Floquet France Astronomer Laurent Bizien France Health & Safety Officer Gabriel Payen […]

Robots in the Movies: “Pacific Rim Uprising.”

Walter and Bob Barboza were in East LA helping with the new robot movie.  Here is our photo essay. Pacific Rim Uprising is an upcoming American science fiction action film written and directed by Steven S. DeKnight in his feature film directorial debut and co-written by Emily Carmichael, Kira Snyder, and T.S. Nowlin. It is […]