This weekend, from December 20-21, the annual DARPA robotics challenge will be hosted in Florida’s Homestead Miami Speedway. The 17 teams competing have developed robots that will complete 8 tasks including, driving vehicles, traversing different terrains, opening valves and moving through debris. The purpose of the challenge is to develop a robot that can assist humans by traveling into areas that are too dangerous for humans and completing complex tasks. The winning team will have their designed used by DARPA..
The HPEC team would like to wish all participating teams the best of luck during the challenge.
(Source: International Business Times )