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Who built your robot? All-girls high school goes all in on STEM

Of the 66 teams there, the Our Lady of Peace Pilots was the competition’s lone, and first, all-female team. At the regional event, one of 63 around the country, the Pilots took home the Rookie All Star Award, which qualified them for high school robotics’ highest level tournament, the FIRST Championship in Houston the following month. They also received the Matt Grob Innovation Award, which included $10,000 to help fund travel and competition costs. As to the question of who built [...]

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Who built your robot? All-girls high school goes all in on STEM

I am text block. Click edit button to change this text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. Of the 66 teams there, the Our Lady of Peace Pilots was the competition’s lone, and first, all-female team. At the regional event, one of 63 around the country, the Pilots took home the Rookie All Star Award, which qualified them for high school robotics’ highest level tournament, the FIRST Championship in [...]

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Superstars of STEM: Bringing sight to robots

Artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, robotics – these fields are already transforming the way we live and the way we work. We still aren’t anywhere close to realising the full potential of these new technologies though, as there is still much to learn. Sue Keay leads a team of Australian researchers at the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Robotic Vision, headquartered at the Queensland University of Technology, who are working to remove one of these limitations, by [...]

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