When I was twelve, I hooked up a battery and magnetic motor with a weight attached to the spin-arm, and placed the package inside a hollow plastic ball. The 'robot' rolled around randomly and seemed to have a mind of its own.
There are many people in the San Francisco Bay Area interested in the quickly emerging field of robotics. Whether you work on robots full time, part time, as a hobby, or are interested in getting involved with robots, this group is for you! We are trying to develop a strong community dedicated to moving the robotics industry forward by bringing the best robotics minds in the area together to network, brainstorm, collaborate, and take real action to execute our ideas and visions.