Archives for August 9, 2016

How kitesurfing sparked a startup idea

When Dave Brown was a teenager growing up around Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks, he spent a lot of his time tinkering with robots and remote control cars...

When Dave Brown was a teenager growing up around Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks, he spent a lot of his time tinkering with robots and remote control cars…

When Dave Brown was a teenager growing up around Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks, he spent a lot of his time tinkering with robots and remote control cars and building his computer business.

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S&T Solar Car team earns fourth in 1,975-mile race

The Missouri S&T Solar Car Team reaches the checkpoint at Grant's Farm in St. Louis, stays overnight in Bon Terre and drives toward Republic High School as part of the American Solar Challenge. Photo by Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T

The Missouri S&T Solar Car Team reaches the checkpoint at Grant’s Farm in St. Louis, stays overnight in Bon Terre and drives toward Republic High School as part of the American Solar Challenge. Photo by Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Solar Car Design Team earned fourth place at the American Solar Challenge. The worldwide collegiate race challenged teams to design and build solar-powered vehicles and race them 1,975 miles from Ohio to South Dakota.

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