Extension Brings Telepresence Robotics to Sidney
November 30, 2018
LINCOLN – Nebraska Extension and Nebraska 4-H will use virtual reality and telepresence robotics to bring an Hour of Code event, 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 8 at Nebraska Innovation Campus in Lincoln, to participants at the Sidney Public Library in Sidney.
Hour of Code is an introduction to computer science designed to demystify “code” and show that anyone can learn the basics to be a creator.
Two matching robots will be used to bridge the nearly 350 miles between Nebraska Innovation Campus and the Sidney Public Library. The robots
live stream a feed of the activity in each location. Partici...