March Madness, but with robots

Teams compete in robot basketball competition

Forget about the other basketball competition going on this weekend, the real action is with robots. Check out this report, courtesy of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in which robots shoot hoops like the best of us humans:

My favorite parts are the costumes that these students come up with as well.

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