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West Nic Team Bumble Bee: Wireless Tracker for Kids

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Last updated 9 months ago

Discipline:
NASA Contest
Subject:
NASA Contest
Grade:
3

Test Glog

In your own words, what is Spinoff technology?Tech used in space but now used on Earth. Tech from N.A.S.A. but now used for other things for us here on Earth.

Ask, Imagine and BuildKids get lost from their parents all the time and parents need a easy way to locate them. If the child does not have a phone, it can take longer and be dangerous. This new spinoff would take the bluetooth from wireless headphone technology, put it into a water proof case and make it a device that can attach to a kid's clothes. Then parents could use it as a tracker and find their kid using their phone!

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Evaluate: This was an awesome idea but we discovered that we were able to figure out how to get the bluetooth out, we did not understand how to connecct it to the phone and wire it back to create a signal. Our weakness was in making it actually work.

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