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2015 Rules & FAQ Updated

Filed in Challenge Rules, Updates by on September 8, 2014 0 Comments
2015 Rules & FAQ Updated

The rules PDF includes all updated rules and FAQs.

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Welcome to the 2015 Challenge!

Welcome to the 2015 Challenge!

We are excited to announce the continuation of the NASA Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge in June of 2015.

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Proposal Review Complete

Filed in Challenge Rules, General Information, Updates by on January 18, 2014 0 Comments
Proposal Review Complete

Each team will be receiving an individualized response to their proposal…

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Registration Closing Tomorrow

Filed in General Information by on January 6, 2014 0 Comments

Just a reminder that regular registration closes 7-Jan at 11:59PM. After that, acceptance into the challenge is not guarantee and subject to the late registration fee. Also due tomorrow is the initial proposal and the monthly reports for January. Information on those can be found in the menu on the right!

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Welcome to the 2014 Challenge!

WPI and NASA are pleased to announce the 2014 Sample Return Robot Challenge will be back again in June of 2014! Registration is now open and the updated rules and documents are available from the menu on the right (under Current Challenge). Regular registration is open until 7-Jan-2014. We will continue to post updated information […]

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Media from Event

Filed in Event Schedule, General Information by on June 25, 2013 7 Comments

Hi Everyone- We are working to get photos and videos posted from the event. In the case of videos especially, these may take longer to clip and edit. In the meantime, we’ve posted pictures courtesy of WPI from the Team Recognition and Appreciation Dinner. We will upload videos as they become available. Feel free to […]

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Sample Return Robot Challenge – Recap

Filed in General Information by on June 10, 2013 0 Comments

Congratulations to all teams who participated in the 2013 NASA/WPI Sample Return Robot Challenge. This year was a wonderful year of competition where all teams showed great progress forward in our goal of advancing autonomous robot navigation and technology. We offer the recap below for those who may not have been in attendance. In addition, […]

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Level 1 – Redo

Filed in General Information by on June 5, 2013 0 Comments

Today was actually a great day of competition! The weather was beautiful and 10 out of 11 of our teams made it out to the competition platform. Almost all took off towards the PCS, with a couple coming with-in feet or contact with the sample. Univ of Waterloo even picked up the PCS, but could […]

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Webcast is up!

Filed in General Information by on June 5, 2013 0 Comments

The webcast link for the event are as follows: Windows/Real Player: mms://media.wpi.edu/robotics Browser-embedded: http://tinyurl.com/srr-webcast-embed Thanks!

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Daily Schedule Posted

Filed in Event Schedule, General Information by on May 29, 2013 0 Comments

Teams- We’ve posted the current 2013 Competitor Schedule here on the site. You will find very little has changed from the schedule sent to you in January, but more detail has been added. An email is going out to teams tonight with additional arrival information, parking, drop-off, etc, etc. In addition to HOPEFULLY awarding some […]

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