We watched robots designed by high school teams from all around the country compete with each other, at the FIRST Robotics competition.
|The setup. It looked like the object was to knock the stacks of plastic bins over, and push them into your opponents territory.||In action||Prepping for another match||Referees conferring over a close call||An additional object of the competition was for the robots to end up in the white area in the middle, and not allow other robots to get there.||A close-up of some of the robots.||We did a geocache (first in about 4 months) at the University of Washington afterwards. It was a wetlands area we'd never been to before.||Contents of the geocache||Babysitting for Steve and Ilana on Sunday. Eric is holding Marina, and I'm holding Benjamin.|