In the summer of 2014, we found a Thingiverse design for a 3D-printable model rocket. Immediately interested, we downloaded and printed a set of parts for two rockets: one with a rounded nosecone and straight fins, and another with a more conical nose and curved fins to impart a bit of spin. After a series of […]
Monthly Archives: October 2015
This summer, I worked with Dr. Mike Dorcas and his herpetology lab on using drones to study turtle populations. Using Studio M’s customized Phantom UAV, we conducted extensive assessments of the usability and effectiveness of drones in gathering data on freshwater turtle populations. Here’s a brief update on the project so far.