Robot Game - Teams build and program an autonomous robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS technology to score points in 2.5-minute matches on a themed playing field.
Project - Teams explore an actual problem that today's scientists and engineers are trying to solve, develop an innovative solution to that problem (either by creating something that doesn't exist or building upon something that does), and share their findings.
Sports for the Mind
FIRST LEGO League is the international LEGO robotics tournament. See FLL at http://usfirst.org/
Off September 3, 2011
Public Event November 26, 2011
State Tournament December 3, 2011 in Ripley
FLL Demo at MU Christmas Party December 8, 2011
Building ideas link: http://legoengineering.com/library/cat_view/30-building-instructions/38-nxt-based-creations.html