Tech Report: Student Robot Competition

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(KPLR) - First Robotics is challenging high school students to build a Frisbee throwing robot in just six weeks.  Students are competing for more than $16 million in scholarships.

St. Louis was selected from among three finalist cities to host the First Robotics Championship, which will reach some 200,000 young people in 50 countries. The super bowl of smarts will be held at America's Center April 25-27.

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