Engineering / Sports

Colin Angle

“I like to think of myself as being sufficiently crazy to try new things.”


Colin Angle is a roboticist who invented the Roomba, the device that vacuums your floor so you can focus on more important life goals.


 Colin is an extreme athlete who thinks that rocks are for climbing, oceans are for sailing, and mountains are for cold-weather launching pads.

Big Inventions

Learning Something New

30 Second Science with Colin Angle

10 Questions for Colin Angle


About Colin Angle

Colin is an engineer and inventor of robots. He is the CEO and Co-Founder of iRobot, which builds robots for home, military, and civil-defense use.