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Robotics reboot

In its sixth year at the UW, the Husky Robotics team has turned its attention inward. By focusing on creating a solid foundation, the team hopes to set future generations of UW student roboticists on a path to success.

In August 2012, a NASA rover landed on Mars and immediately went to work collecting and testing soil, rock and atmospheric samples. As its mission unfolded into 2013, Americans began to get to know this robot, fittingly named Curiosity, and, because of its journey, joined scientists in exploring the Red Planet from their televisions, laptops and mobile devices.

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