Students Build Robots To Battle Nature's Fury

By Jake Perrone - 21Alive

December 14, 2013 Updated Dec 14, 2013 at 10:18 PM EDT

Fort Wayne, Ind (21Alive) - Youth from around the world tackle an ambitious challenge, to use robots to combat intense natural disasters.

The 14th Annual Indiana First Lego League Championship Tournament was held at IPFW's Athletic Center today.

FLL Continued it's "Nature's Fury" Challenge from the Qualifying Tournament held at Science Central last month.

52 teams made up of nearly 500 students have been tasked with the challenge of designing and building an original robot.

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