The Great Robot Race DVD
The Great Robot RaceDVD
Fascinating "Nova" episode takes you to the DARPA Grand Challenge, an intense competition in which the creators of 23 robotic driverless vehicles vie for a $2,000,000 prize. Sponsored by the Pentagon as a way to further technological advances in unmanned warfare, the race features amazing mechanical creations enduring a 130-mile stretch of the Nevada desert-and the thrills and glitches that the event creates. 56 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital stereo, DVS; DVD-ROM content.