Coinciding with World Ocean Day, this latest Makers Empire competition asks students to learn about issues related to plastic pollution of the world’s oceans. Students are challenged to design a way to reduce, reuse or recycle plastic that we use in everyday life or develop another way to reduce plastic pollution.

Eyebot 3000 roving the Ocean floor looking for trash!
Plastic cleaning robot
Competition Details
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Over a 100,000 marine animals every year are harmed by plastic pollution, let’s keep the oceans clean!
We look forward to all the creative entries!

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