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Studio 10 Morning Show

robotic-cameras-sign Team Duct Tape enjoyed being part of the Studio 10 morning show at WTSP-TV yesterday. We joined FTC team Dynasty from Lakewood High School in St. Petersburg, FLL team Brick Buddies and FLL team Mad Beach Marine Robotics to showcase upcoming robotics learning opportunities at the Science Center of Pinellas, including the January 9 Science Center FTC Bot Challenge.


Running robots with FLL team Brick Buddies and FTC team Dynasty

Brick Buddies coach, Shelley Kappeler did a great job explaining FIRST while students ran FLL and FTC robots for cameras. Afterwards, everyone enjoyed a great tour of Studio 10 with Studio 10 Executive Producer Mark Thorn.

You can see the Science Center segment at



Listening to Studio 10 Executive Producer Mark Thorn

FIRST Robotics on CBS Studio 10 TV, Monday, December 21, 10 a.m.

A couple of Team Duct Tape members will be joining FLL team Brick Buddies on the CBS Studio 10 TV morning show, at 10 a.m. Monday morning, for their weekly segment on the Science Center of Pinellas . This week, the segment looks at the Science Center’s upcoming FTC qualifying tournament, the  Science Center Bot Challenge, scheduled for January 9.

The Science Center of Pinellas has been working hard to implement some robotics focused STEM programs and we’re honored to be joining Brick Buddies to help inform more people about FIRST robotics opportunities in the community.