Robotics: From Concept to Consumer

Robotics: From Concept to Consumer

by Wil Mara

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Overview

For hundreds of years, people have been fascinated by the idea of robots. Today, things that once seemed like science fiction are becoming reality. Find out how some of the robotics industry's most legendary innovators have changed the field throughout history, and discover whether you've got what it takes to help create some of tomorrow's most incredible robots. Calling All Innovators Today's most exciting and forward-thinking industries are based around science, technology, engineering, and math. The Calling All Innovators series highlights the careers that are changing the world today. Interviews, diagrams, and timelines explore 'he past, present, and future of these remarkable professions.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531212370
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 02/01/2015
Series: Calling All Innovators: A Career for You Series
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 1,214,349
Product dimensions: 6.37(w) x 9.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Stuff of Dreams 7

Chapter 2 That Was Then, This Is Now 21

Chapter 3 On the Job 33

An Interview with Robotics Engineer Paulo Younse 40

Chapter 4 It's Alive! 45

Career Stats 60

Resources 61

Glossary 62

Index 63

About the Author 64

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