Photos: 'Moonbuggies' bounce to the finish line

Photos: 'Moonbuggies' bounce to the finish line

Summary: Teams of students designed, built and raced vehicles for NASA's 13th annual Great Moonbuggy Race.

TOPICS: Nasa / Space

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  • stuck in moon dust

    The team from the University of Puerto Rico of Humacao strained their way through moon dust to earn a third-place tie with the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tenn.

  • the course

    Navigating the half-mile race course is simple: Start at the Space Shuttle, take a right at the Saturn V rocket, circle the craters and return to the Shuttle.

  • obstacle course

    Pana Senior High School from Pana, Ill., avoids pitfalls on a simulated lunar surface to finish third in the high school division.

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Topic: Nasa / Space

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