Robot Invasion 7 Cool and Easy Robot Projects by Dave Johnson
  

Synopsis

Robot Invasion 7 Cool and Easy Robot Projects by Dave Johnson

This volume shows children and parents how to convert around-the-house toys into robot projects. No soldering is required, and the book covers a range of products from remote-controlled cars to Lego Mindstorms - a Lego building kit for creating robots that react to their environment.

About the Author

Dave Johnson (Colorado Springs, CO) has a degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Rutgers University. He has written about technology for 15 years. Dave's magazine credits include such publications as Wired, Handheld Computing Magazine, PC World Magazine, and Family PC Magazine. Johnson also hosted a call-in talk radio show on technology for two years. He is the author of 18 books, including the best-selling titles How to Do Everything with Your Palm Handheld (written with Rick Broida) and How to Do Everything with Your Digital Camera. Johnson was a contributing author to Build Your Own Combat Robot, and he has written several children's stories including The Wild Cookie, which was recently published as an interactive storybook for Windows.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
212 pages
Interest Age: 12-13+

Author

Dave Johnson
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Publisher

Osborne/McGraw-Hill an imprint of McGraw-Hill Education - Europe

Publication date

1st October 2002

ISBN

9780072226409


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