Schurr wins team spirit at Shell eco-marathon

By |2020-01-25T15:42:52-08:00April 20th, 2009|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Fuel economy, High schools, Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) Make the Future, Teenagers, Universities, Video,|Tags: , , |

We are the Spartans When it was announced that Schurr High School, home of the Mighty Spartans, won the team spirit award, everyone clapped wildly. Schurr had certainly earned it. I had heard all day about the excessive amount of sharing Schurr had done: a seat belt to one team, a wheel to another team. [...]

2005 DARPA Grand Challenge

By |2018-02-13T11:49:58-08:00August 6th, 2005|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Podcasts, Racing, Robots, Technology, Universities|Tags: , , , |

The best minds in the best Universities have come together for the ultimate challenge; to drive a vehicle over mountainous terrain with no driver. This is not an unmanned vehicle like the Predator or Global Hawk, an unmanned aerial vehicle. This is Artificial Intelligence, but I get ahead of myself. At first, this seems like [...]