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A video showing ERIC, the University of Reading's mobile robot responding to a computer program that controls its speed and direction.

Before you get started on your first simulation, watch this video to see how ERIC, the University’s very own mobile robot, responds to simple commands embedded within a computer program.

Looks easy? Or not so easy? Curious to find out how to ‘drive’ a robot for yourself? Great! Now you’re ready to move onto the the next step and master the basic instructions that will enable you to get started.

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