science journalist Dr. Michael Guillen, this program witnesses the 2001
Competition through the eyes of three diverse high school
teams as they grapple with the real-life challenges of innovation,
cooperation, problem-solving and team building through robot design,
construction, and competition.
its 10th anniversary, FIRST was founded by world-renowned Inventor Dean
Kamen to inspire kids to
learn vital skills that would enable them to
participate in a world dominated by science and technology.