Saturday, January 22, 2011
Robot Zoo @Omnitheatre Singapore 16 January 2011
Robot Zoo exhibits will end on Mar 2011.
It uses biomechanics of giant robot animals to simulate how real animals work. There are cutaway sections of the animal robots where you can see the machine parts and gadgets. It displays six larger-than-life-animals - bat, chameleon, giraffe, grasshoper, platypus and rhino.
bat robot which has a loudspeaker on its head which emits sound waves while a higly sensitive receptor pick up returning echoes to locate the object which is similar to how bat hunt for food in the complete darkness using their own sonar system.
tool sheds beside rhino robot.
En spent the longest time with the giraffe, saying it could see and communicate with her. !!!!