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[Lehigh Valley; May 2, 2011] Team Igutech registered as Team #6 to participate in the 2011 FLL season ‘Food Factor’.

Food Factor - Color Logo 1Can FIRST® LEGO® League teams improve the quality of food by finding ways to prevent food contamination?  In the 2011 Food Factor Challenge, over 200,000 9-16* year olds from over 55 countries will explore the topic of food safety and examine the possible points of contamination our food encounters – from exposure to insects and creatures, to unsterile processing and transportation, to unsanitary preparation and storage – then find ways to prevent or combat these contaminates.  In the Food Factor Challenge, teams will build, test, and program an autonomous robot using LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT to solve a set of Food Safety missions as well as research, develop, and share their innovative food safety solutions.  Throughout their experience, teams will operate under FLL’s signature set of Core Values.

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