The X PRIZE Foundation, Google Inc., LEGO Systems, National Instruments, and Wired’s GeekDad will announce “MoonBots: A Google Lunar X PRIZE LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Challenge”. The new contest will challenge small teams comprised of children and adults to design, program, and construct robots that perform simulated lunar missions. Once registration for the contest opens, teams will be asked to submit designs illustrating how they will build, program and operate their robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS robotic kits. There will be no charge to enter the contest and registration will be open to teams across the globe.
To learn more about the MoonBots competition and to find out upcoming information when to register to compete, please visit http://www.moonbots.org.
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