You may look back at this as the beginning of the robots taking over the world

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Evadot has tried a lot of things over the last 3 years.  Long time readers may remember that we had a short lived comic featuring our in house lunar rover "HAL". In the middle of HAL's journey, he gets a package.

Today, I opened my front door at home to a box with German and US customs stickers all over it.

Inside was this:

and this

If you can't make it out from the photos, this is an entire Generation 1 rover prototype from the Google Lunar X PRIZE team Part Time Scientists.

WOOT!

We're kicking off a huge new series on DIY space next week and this will be the perfect first project.  A lunar rover prototype.

Let's hope it turns out better for me than it did for HAL...