*will.i.am is doing something new. He’s partnered with inventor Dean Kamen, known for creating drug infusion technologies, water purification systems and an all-terrain electric wheel chair. The pair wil be working together to create an hour-long back-to-school television program.
It’s called “i.am FIRST: Science is Rock and Roll,” the special, will promote science, education and technology.
“As families across America are preparing to send their kids back to school, ‘i.am FIRST – Science is Rock and Roll’ will entertain as well as get viewers excited about robots,” said Kamen
Also, viewers will be on top of the latest regarding the 20th annual FIRST Championships, which is a worldwide science and robotics competition for students from K-12 grades.
The show airs Sunday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m on ABC.