Team Blog

APRIL 5, 2021

TEAM COSTAR IS FEATURED IN POPULAR SCIENCE

We could live in caves on the moon. What would that be like?

JANUARY 7, 2021

TEAM COSTAR IS FEATURED IN EOS: SCIENCE NEWS BY AGU

Very Good Space Boys: Robotic Dogs May Dig Into Martian Caves

DECEMBER 22, 2020

TEAM COSTAR IS FEATURED IN IEEE SPECTRUM

Team CoSTAR Trains Robots for Exploring Caves on Earth and Space

NOVEMBER 4, 2020

OUR PAPER ON AUTONOMOUS SPOT WON THE BEST PAPER AWARD ON SAFETY, SECURITY, AND RESCUE ROBOTICS IN IEEE/RSJ IROS 2020

This work presents one of the first efforts to endow the Boston Dynamics Spot robot with high-level autonomy for large-scale exploration…

JULY 12, 2020

TEAM COSTAR HELD ITS ANNUAL CAKE PARTY IN WEBEX THIS YEAR

The annual cake party tradition began in July of 2018 when Ali invites all the team members to celebrate SubT work…

FEBRUARY 20, 2020

TEAM COSTAR’S PRACTICE RUN AT ELMA HIGH SCHOOL IN ELMA, WA, IN THE DAYS LEADING UP TO THE DARPA SUBT URBAN CIRCUIT

Team CoSTAR preparing for the urban competition in Elma high school. Team was able to not only test multi-level autonomy…

APRIL 29, 2019

STIX: TEAM COSTAR ATTENDED THE FIRST DARPA SUBT TEST AND INTEGRATION EXERCISE (STIX)

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JANUARY 25, 2019

COSTAR’S FIRST FIELD TEST – BUILDING 82, JPL, CA

Team CoSTAR builds a wooden maze which goes through Building 82 and leads into an inflatable tunnel outside of the building…

DECEMBER 7, 2018

COSTAR’S FIRST FIELD TEST – MULLUER TUNNEL, CA

Team CoSTAR deployed and tested wheeled rovers and rollocopters (flying/rolling drones) in Mueller Tunnel, 1 hour from JPL…