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Lostock Hall Academy

Preston

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Our Mission Statement

"To finish higher than we did last year and to have fun doing it :) "

Accolades

Brain Bots

Deep Sea Fish

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Have you heard about the fish which has been found at the deepest point of the ocean.... you know what else was found down there...... a plastic bag very disappointing hopefully something will change soon

Plastic Charity

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There are lots of charities out there now which collect plastic and use it towards good causes for example there are charities which collect cosmetic wands which are used to clean up animals effected by oil spills.

Plastic Eating bacteria

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There is a fungus bacteria which has been developed to be used in Landfill sites which will start to break down plastics so that they don't pollute the Earth for millions of years

Glowing plants instead of street lights

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There is some research going on to look into using the parts of fungus DNA which makes them bio-luminescence and harnessing them into plants and trees to use instead of street lighting to cut our carbon footprint.

Solar Panels in Space

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Our team has been looking at whether we could put solar panels up in space to try and cut out the need for large amounts of space on Earth or would we block out the sun from getting to Earth

Challenges

Still Struggling

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We are still struggling to get our robot to pick up any of the tyres. It has however managed to pick up a rubber duck

Ain't no Miss World

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so our robots makes all the right noises and will sing you a song (baby shark) our next attempt is to make the screen look like it has moving animations on it

All about the accuracy

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10 seconds less that gate is open at the finals...... we have to work on our accuracy and team communication to get round this goal

2 attempts

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We have managed to get the ping pong ball and the engineer picked up in 2 moves. How have people managed to do it in 1?

FINALLY

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After much editing we have finally managed to get our robot onto the ramp at the lowest level. Now to aim higher!

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Input / Output

Mar 19, 2020 9:17 AM Gutted that we got the email cancelling just as we submitted our times and scores. Lostock Hall Academy
Mar 16, 2020 11:56 AM So excited for this week's meetings!! Lostock Hall Academy
Mar 11, 2020 11:57 AM Our robot is getting forgetful and can't remember its left from right Lostock Hall Academy
Mar 10, 2020 12:08 PM Buzzing for our meeting tonight!! Lostock Hall Academy
Mar 10, 2020 10:18 AM Even though the final is cancelled we are still preparing to compete :) Lostock Hall Academy
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