Propeller Guards: Safety Meets Creativity

In the ever-evolving world of educational technology, the latest game-changer has arrived: the Autonomous Drone Kit – Level II from DroneBlocks. This cutting-edge kit introduces the next generation of classroom-friendly micro-drones, the Crazyflies, poised to replace the once-popular DJI Tello in the realm of STEM education. With an emphasis on programmable drones kits specifically designed […]

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Understanding FCC Part 15 Regulations for FPV Drones

For enthusiasts and professionals alike, the world of First Person View (FPV) drones offers an exhilarating experience, bridging the gap between high-flying adventures and cutting-edge technology. However, navigating the legal airspace of FPV drone operation involves more than understanding aerodynamics and mastering flight controls. A key aspect of responsible drone operation lies in compliance with […]

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Light Up The Sky with DroneBlocks’ Drone Light Show Kit

DroneBlocks’ latest offering has been creating buzz and lighting up night skies all year long. And no, we aren’t talking about UFOs, and no, not fireworks either. DroneBlocks’ Drone Light Show Kits have been flying off shelves and into choreographed aerial routines across the country. DroneBlocks has partnered with LiteBee to custom-tailor a starter drone […]

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Pat Ryan Teaches Machine Learning!

A Video preview of our latest Machine Learning Course We connected on video chat to interview our expert Curriculum Specialist, Pat Ryan, as he provides an exclusive sneak peek into our Machine Learning with The Databot 2.0 Course. This course will take educators and students on a deep dive into the world of Machine Learning […]

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Blazing Trails with The DroneBlocks Go1 Quadruped

“If you want to be on the bleeding edge, sometimes you’re going to get cut!” Figuratively of course! True words nonetheless from a pioneering student at Northridge High School taking on the challenge of teaching the schools GO1 Quadruped how to utilize Computer Vision. You may remember Joe Miller from a previous educator spotlight – […]

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Coding the Skies: Bitcraze and DroneBlocks Introduce Next-Gen STEM Drones for Students

DroneBlocks to introduce a research-grade drone tailored specifically for K-12 education. This aims to fill the void left by the now-discontinued DJI Tello Drone. […]

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NEW COURSE! Using Computer Vision with Unitree Go1 EDU

Teach Your GO1 to Detect a Treat Using Computer Vision! The DroneBlocks team is always mining for new tricks to teach our Robot Dog. And any time fresh inspiration comes from a fellow tinkerer – we invite them to join the Curriculum team to share their knowledge with our eager community. That’s just what happened […]

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Educator Spotlight: Luigi Torelli

Charting Exciting Pathways in the DroneBlocks Simulator If you are a member of the DroneBlocks Community, you may have already witnessed some of Luigi Torelli’s ambitiously imaginative flight paths in the DroneBlocks simulator. Luigi revels in concocting complex and entertaining designs that are built using dynamic geometric paths…sometimes appearing as a roller coaster and others […]

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Embark on an Egyptian Expedition in the DroneBlocks Simulator

Our newest Simulator experience invites students to explore ancient Egypt! Open Simulator Access Lessons In partnership with Drone Legends, DroneBlocks welcomes students on an adventure to code and fly a Drone in our new Ancient Egypt map! The Map is complete with pyramids, a sphinx, a library, and other ancient obstacles and structures to interact […]

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Prompt the Unitree Go1 Using ChatGPT

DroneBlocks continues its roll-out of original Unitree Go1 Programming by introducing a new tutorial featuring OpenAI’s ChatGPT. You may remember us covering a similar topic – using ChatGPT to prompt our Tello Drones using “layman’s instructions” that was inspired by Microsoft’s Autonomous Robotics Team’s experiments. Needless to say, the Go1 is a bit more advanced […]

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