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UC San Diego students finalists for Mars rover challenge

10news.com | May 24, 2017

A team of UC San Diego students is putting the final touches on their Mars rover. They go by Yonder Dynamics and are finalists in the 2017 University Rover Challenge (URC), an international robotics competition for college students put on by The Mars Society.

 
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A Race to Build the Smartest Rover

ucsdnews.ucsd.edu | May 25, 2017

The exploration of Martian soils began nearly two decades ago with the successful landing of an automobile-sized, one-ton robot on Mars. Now, students at UC San Diego are working to develop the next generation of Mars rovers.