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Red Whittaker Profiled by Princeton Alumni Weekly

13 Jul 2011, 20:36 UTC
Red Whittaker Profiled by Princeton Alumni Weekly
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Princeton University's alumni blog names Red Whittaker as 'Tiger of the Week':
Robot designer William “Red” Whittaker ’73 likes challenges. One of his latest goals: sending one of his robots to the moon. With a team of students, the Carnegie Mellon robotics professor is competing for the Google Lunar X Prize, which will award $20 million to the first privately funded team to create a robot that can land safely on the moon’s surface, travel 500 meters, and transmit data and images back to Earth...
Read the full article here: Tiger of the Week: William "Red" Whittaker '73

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