The 2005 FIRST Robotics Competition
2005 FIRST Robotics Competition

The FIRST Robotics Competition is an exciting, multinational competition that teams professionals and young people to solve an engineering design problem in an intense and competitive way. Image Credit: FIRST

Robots' Work Extends Beyond Physical Tasks in Las Vegas
Student teams compete.

FIRST Robotics Is Back!
Robots from around the world are getting ready for this spring's FIRST Robotics Competition.

Machines and a Mission
Rookie member of FIRST Robotics team graduates from tinkering to technology.

Putting Teamwork 'FIRST' in Robotics Competition
Future engineers and NASA work together to pit robot against robot.
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FIRST Robotics Program - Grades 6-12
Middle and High schools in Engineering and robotics competitions.
2007 FIRST Buckeye
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Robotics Teams Meet at FIRST Kickoff
Robotics teams from Mississippi and Louisiana got a taste of battle at their 2005 regional competition.

FIRST Robotics Finals   →
See the robots in action at this year's national competition.

FIRST in 2005   →
April 1st and 2nd found 52 teams competing in this year's robotics competition.
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FIRST Robotics Competition   →
The FIRST 2005 competition will reach more than 36,000 high-school-aged students on almost 1000 teams in 30 competitions. The competitions are high-tech spectator sporting events, the result of lots of brainstorming, teamwork, mentoring, project timelines, and deadlines.

NASA's FIRST Robotics Participation   →
Learn more about NASA's participation in the US FIRST Robotics worldwide competition.

Robotics Curriculum Clearinghouse   →
NASA offers educators an online collection of featured robotics curricula ranging from full courses to single lesson plans that can be readily incorporated into classroom activities.