Robot RoVAAR at Intel ISEF 2008

This solar powered robot vehicle was one of the many cool things I saw today roaming the floor at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. The RoVAAR, Robotic Vehicle for Automation Application Research is a project by high school senior Brian Michael Cherbak.

The Action of Atlanta — Young Scientists Compete at ISEF

I packed my bags on Mother’s Day arrived in Atlanta the next evening to meet up with the Intel International Science and Engineering team.

I’ll be meeting some of the 1,500 high school science students who arrived from over 50 countries to compete for big $ and scholarships.  Here are a few stories so far:

Video — Road to Intel ISEF:  Wizkids Worldwide Gather

What They’re Saying on the Road to ISEF

My Gear for ISEF

Let the games begin

Video — First Look at the Action at ISEF

Wired’s GeekDad Coming to ISEF

It’s Tuesday, Day Two…and I’m off to the show.  If you have a favorite science project story — past or present — please share it here.