Like OPTIMUS PRIME, NASA technologies are inspired by space. They are among us, right now, in forms that you may not recognize. And like OPTIMUS PRIME, NASA Spinoff technologies work to save lives and protect our planet.
OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Challenges include:
1) Video Contest (grades 3 - 12)
Students will produce a video showcasing an original NASA Goddard technology, one of its spinoff technologies, and a student-designed unique spinoff.
2) InWorld Design Challenge (grades 6 - 12)
The best student videos will be invited to further develop their concepts in a virtual world environment using 3D modeling and simulation skills guided by university engineering students.
The best of each category will be eligible for prizes!