Team # 655: Wash U Rube Godberg TEAM PAGE

Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO, United States

Online Contest:
Online Family Division - All Ages
Team Leader: Micah Rickles-Young
Team Members: 3
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
Many things including many disciplines in science and engineering

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with senses, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use."
- Galileo Galilei

Why we think we should win:
We made fake blood, which I think is worth something.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Crack a nut

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

We invite you to explore the innumerable horrors of Dr. Victor Rubegoldbergstein's lab of terror

Our Step List

1. Pull the lever!
2. Pouring blood
3. Goblet see-saw
4. Something evil, a foot
5. Spinning wheel
6. Graveyard Dominoes
7. Medical Kit
8. Falling tentacle
9. Hanging skeleton
10. For whom the ball rolls
11. Swinging (putty) knife
12. Falling Shelf
13. rolling thing
14. The blade rises
15. Heads will roll
16. windmill of death
17. nails on a chalkboard
18. The aquarium is broken!
19. This machine really jumps the shark
20. Frankenstein puts on a band-aid

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos

Machine Run #1
Machine Run #2