So What Is This MOONBOTS CHALLENGE All About?
WIN a Robotics Toolkit and Even a Trip to Japan!
April 23- June 23, 2015
FREE to Enter! No travel necessary! Competition is open to kids all over the world! Win cool PRIZES like a LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Robot, VEX IQ, Meccano Meccanoid G15KS!
Step 1: Go online and register your team at www.moonbots.org Teams can have 2-4 members of 8-17 years old. Each team must have one team captain of 18 years and older.
Step 2: Create a tale about what inspires your team about the Moon. You can base it on a legend you have heard before or on scientific facts. This can be done through a video or written story.
Step 3: Provide a written quote from someone who has seen the video or read the story.
July 7- August 31, 2015
30 Teams from all over the world will be selected! Free to compete! No travel necessary! Win cool PRIZES like a trip to Japan!
Step 1: Design a Google Lunar XPRIZE game for your robot to rove on your lunar landscape.
Step 2: Build your lunar landscape.
Step 3: Build and program your robot. Robot is provided.
Step 4: Demonstrate your robot in a live online mission. No travel necessary.
Step 5: Demonstrate your robot in your community as a public outreach project.
Step 6: Submit a summary video about your public outreach project
Step 7: Submit photos of your lunar landscape, your robot, team and your outreach project.
September 15, 2015
3 Grand Prize winners will be announced to take a once-in- a-lifetime trip to Japan to meet with Google Lunar XPRIZE Teams!