RCA postgraduates create open navigation system inspired by insect eyes

A team of student designers and engineers from the RCA and Imperial College have designed an open-source alternative to GPS, called Aweigh, that does not rely on satellites. Instead, the device calculates a user’s position using the sun – a feature inspired by the polarised vision of insects. Its student makers said that the design … Continue reading RCA postgraduates create open navigation system inspired by insect eyes