The Sagan-1 Robot Simulator is used to program a robot using simple commands, convenient for kids around 10-14 years old, graphical simulate the outcome and send it (after background cross-compiling) into a real robot. The application is written in Java (1.6) Swing. Beside of the pure simulation, it supports cross-compiling and downloading into Arexx RP6 and Lego NXT Mindstrom robots out of the box.
The name SAGAN has been chosen as homage to Dr. Carl Sagan, a very
open minded American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author,
science popularizer and science communicator in astronomy and natural
All software provided by the SAGAN project is free and open-souce, released under
the GPL v3 license. It is provided as it and you use it at your own
risk. The robot images on this site are copyrighted!
The project is managed by: ICT2act asbl/vzw (a non-profit organisation acting in the ICT domain), http://www.ict2act.eu