Text Us: 22980
Phone: (913) 576-7798
| More
KMBZ>Audio & Video on Demand>>The Robots Are Coming - Part 1

The Robots Are Coming - Part 1

Mar 14, 2014|

It combines the excitement of sports with the rigors of science and technology! In Part 1 of her weekly segments, KMBZ News Director Lisa Carter goes behind the scenes with the local kids of First Robotics.

Related Audio:

  1. Person Of The Week

    Audio

    Fri, 11 Jul 2014

    E.J. and Ellen are back with an inspiring success story that has led them to pick their latest person of the week. Meet Brendan Elam of Kearney.

    table tennis found at 0:30

    games in. Houston Texas that's right the national transplant games I'll be competing bids . -- city music. New basketball. Track and field. -- table tennis yep three sports what a difference a liver transplant can make before the operation I couldn't -- sports very well because of just sometimes -- scientists could not handle it Brendan had an alpha one anti trips and efficiency. Yeah you can try to say that again it's genetically -- disorder his mother are both carriers he got both of their associated genes which meant use at a higher risk of things like emphysema. And other organ failure . Jason and Stacy Brennan's parents say the dire diagnosis which eventually doomed his liver came after seemingly normal birth and first couple
  2. Our Person Of The Week - Willie Grandison

    Audio

    Fri, 27 Jun 2014

    E.J. & Ellen's Person of the Week is Willie Grandison, bartender at The American Restaurant for over 40 years, as Willie prepares to serve his last drink.

    ted kennedy found at 1:56

    -- the places and people they were. Willie's not just part of Kansas City history he's watched it happen from behind the bar of the American. From opening night or who you are out there who go to politics. Like swimsuit -- for the final banquet of the 1976. GOP convention and of course famous patriots too long to list. Have ratified the bit away Ted Kennedy in the case. Both the recruitment. John bush in the Walters knew -- Jon -- Well I a and the most memorable
  3. Subtropolis

    Audio

    Wed, 30 Apr 2014

    It's huge, it's underground, and it's been growing for years and years. It's called Subtroplis...

    storage company found at 0:57

    of the complex known as does -- Place. It's a series of underground tunnels that are home to several businesses. This massive complex is 55. Million square feet. And runs all the way from 210 highway -- the property line for world defined. It all started when a mining company began removing limestone. Back in the 1940s. In the mid sixties everybody thought about what with the after Houston was there an after use. He had done by the late sixties we had an underground storage company . And what I always like to stay is we still have tenants here that have grown with us 68 to ten since the late seventy. The complex contains seven miles of lighted and paved roads and several miles of railroad tracks . One huge advantage is in fact the -- travelers has a constant year round temperature of 65 to seventy degrees. That makes
  4. Lisa Carter and Otis Reed - Part 1

    Audio

    Wed, 26 Mar 2014

    He was diagnosed with a rare form of epilepsy when he was only nine weeks old, but the young Kansas toddler suffers daily extreme seizures from the debilitating disease. Now, as KMBZ News Director Lisa Carter reports in part one of her weekly segment, his parents are taking a giant leap of faith...hoping to give their son a more normal life

    frustrated parents found at 1:22

    years old. He has to development of a six month old. This frustrated parents are pulling -- gathered trying to stay strong to get their son what he needs -- One of the medications are working
+

Automatically Generated Transcript (may not be 100% accurate)

Mr. -- photo had nothing on these kids are welcome to first robotics Steve. Across the country including right here in Kansas City. All have the same mission. To build a robot and compete in -- game designed by the first robotics -- -- -- Ingram hedging your blue springs high school being part of the united robo pets team all started as a favor for a friend. Well I -- -- very mean and act like they might split a different one here for her. But not a good friends on saying it exactly -- and -- I completely -- it's. I'm pretty much I love so much it's my life -- its -- and it's inspired every single day. -- mentor Tony -- It's all of the family he's had two kids on the team the mentors are there to guide the kids we have people from -- we have program. Service workers here I personally were willing to -- over lake city ammunition plant. We have people from Honeywell here movers and shakers in the industry but make no mistake about it this is student Travis. We had six weeks to build a robot which -- isn't a lot of time because we have to design the whole thing ourselves. Then buildings and then argue and yeah. All about the team work. Gonna get tomorrow in part to. Putting that team work to the test. Robotics showdown in Kansas City -- -- -- ideas Allan Carter at -- easy dot com or giving up on Twitter. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

KMBZ Iphone App

Photos

Kansas City Perks

On-Alert

KC Gas Prices

RSS Center