April 22 2013 FIRST Robotics Competition Championship
The 2013 FIRST Robotics Competition Championship is here! The Championship competition is taking place on April 24-27, 2013 at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, MO. If you cannot make it in person, check out the live webcasts or the NASA TV education channel.
The VEX Robotics World Championship is a gathering of top robotics teams from around the world to celebrate their accomplishments and compete with/against the best of the best. The 2013 VEX Robotics World Championship will include top teams from over 230 VEX Robotics Competition tournaments happening in cities around the world from May 2012 to March 2013. Teams will play the game Sack Attack for the 2012-2013 season.
This is the inaugural State Championship event for California. Top teams from local events throughout the state will qualify to compete in the State Championship. The event will be held at Great American Amusement Park in Santa Clara on March 15, 2013 - March 16, 2013
January 05 Curiosity Rover Explores 'Yellowknife Bay'
NASA's Mars Science Laboratory, Curiosity, has resumed driving after the holidays and was able to pull within arm's reach of a sinuous rock feature called "Snake River."
Snake River is a thin curving line of darker rock cutting through flatter rocks and jutting above sand. Curiosity's science team plans to get a closer look at it before proceeding to other nearby rocks.