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Isle robotics competition draws students from around globe

The winners of the FIRST contest will go to St. Louis for the world championship

By Joie Nishimoto

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 29, 2014

~~<p>Loud music and cheers Friday filled the Stan Sheriff Center, where nearly 1,000 students were competing in &quot;Aerial Assist&quot; &mdash; a basketball-like game pitting teams of robots against each other.</p>
<p>This weekend's For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) in Hawaii Robotics Regional Competition was underway.</p>
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Loud music and cheers Friday filled the Stan Sheriff Center, where nearly 1,000 students were competing in "Aerial Assist" — a basketball-like game pitting teams of robots against each other.

This weekend's For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) in Hawaii Robotics Regional Competition was underway. Login for more...



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