Mars Rover to be unveiled at Missouri S&T

The Mars Rover Design Team revealed last year’s rover outside of the Havener Center. Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

The Mars Rover Design Team at Missouri University of Science and Technology will unveil Gryphon, this year’s student-built rover, at a ceremony scheduled for noon Friday, March 3, in the Havener Center atrium.

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Missouri S&T design team heads to ‘Mars’

The Mars Rover Design Team reveals the new rover outside of the Havener Center on April 15, 2016.         Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T

The Mars Rover Design Team reveals the new rover outside of the Havener Center on April 15, 2016. Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Mars Rover Design Team is one of 30 international teams selected to compete at the University Rover Challenge, where teams showcase potential next-generation planet surveyors.

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Mars Rover build to be unveiled at Missouri S&T

Mars RoverThe Mars Rover Design Team at Missouri University of Science and Technology will unveil Zenith, this year’s student-built rover, at a ceremony scheduled for noon Friday, April 15, in the Havener Center atrium.

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S&T design team places 10th in international competition

"Horizon," Missouri S&T's entry in the 2015 University Rover Challenge.

“Horizon,” Missouri S&T’s entry in the 2015 European Rover Challenge.

A team of students from Missouri University of Science and Technology designed a prototype Mars rover that placed 10th out of 40 competitors in the European Rover Challenge (ERC). Missouri S&T’s Mars Rover Design Team was the only U.S. team to compete. [Read more…]

Missouri S&T to represent USA at European Rover Challenge

Photo courtesy of the Mars Rover Design Team Facebook page.

Photo courtesy of the Mars Rover Design Team Facebook page.

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Mars Rover Design Team is the only team from the United States that has qualified to compete at the European Rover Challenge (ERC), an international competition that challenges university students to design, build and operate the next generation of Mars rovers.

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S&T Mars Rover team earns fifth in worldwide competition

Photo retrieved from facebook.com/MissouriMRDT.

Photo retrieved from facebook.com/MissouriMRDT.

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Mars Rover Design Team earned fifth place among 22 teams in an international competition that challenged students to design, build and operate the next generation of Mars rovers.

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Missouri S&T Mars Rover Design Team to compete in Utah

"Horizon," Missouri S&T's entry in the 2015 University Rover Challenge.

“Horizon,” Missouri S&T’s entry in the 2015 University Rover Challenge.

A team of students from Missouri University of Science and Technology will demonstrate the fundamentals of remote robotic travel and task completion as part of a competition that challenges students to design and build the next generation of Mars rovers. [Read more…]

Mars Rover build to be unveiled at Missouri S&T

Mars RoverThe Mars Rover Design Team at Missouri University of Science and Technology will unveil this year’s rover, named Horizon, at a ceremony scheduled for noon Friday, April 17, on the Havener Center lawn.

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Missouri S&T launches crowdfunding website

Mars RoverOn Friday, April 3, Missouri S&T launched a new crowdfunding website — crowdfunding.mst.edu — designed to encourage innovation on campus and help meet short-term fundraising goals. Most S&T Crowdfunding campaigns are expected to last an average of 30 days. [Read more…]

Space Week at Missouri S&T starts Nov. 3

998978_160823167453885_128666218_nFour student groups from Missouri University of Science and Technology are hosting “Space Week 2014,” a series of programs designed to educate the public about the wonders of space exploration, engineering and astronomy.

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