2,000 STUDENT COMPETITORS
Young student scientists gathered
in St. Louis this past week,
to compete in the
2013 International Robotics Championship.
Nearly 20,000 advisors, friends, parents
and robot enthusiasts were on hand
to cheer on these high school teams
from around the world.
All remotely controlled,
robots were put to the test to
throw frisbees, speed against the clock
and roll over their competition.
Future engineers and scientists
showed off their machines
to the an enthusiastic audience.