MINDSTORMS® Education NXT
It’s new. It’s sleek. It’s a whole new system.
It’s LEGO® MINDSTORMS Education NXT, the next generation of educational robotics. From the news release: “. . . the new MINDSTORMS NXT for Education brings together the well-established relevance of LEGO Education robotics and the latest technologies to provide an unprecedented learning opportunity for students ages 8 and up.” Some of the features of the new system include:
- New 32-bit NXT intelligent brick complete with a rechargeable battery system
- Sturdy LEGO TECHNIC building system with more than 400 elements
- New ultrasonic and sound sensors, plus improved light and touch sensors
- Three interactive servo motors with built-in rotation sensors
- Bluetooth® technology allowing robots to communicate with computers, cell phones, and PDAs
- New, highly intuitive programming software with increased functionality that, like ROBOLAB, is powered by LabVIEW™ from National Instruments
- Curriculum, activities, and resources developed at Carnegie Mellon University
For more information, visit LEGO MINDSTORMS Education NXT.