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Cockroach controlled mobile robot

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posted on Apr, 16 2006 @ 02:17 PM
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Well, this is quite fun to look at, although the controls are.. quite simple, as you may see in the video. I think any other insect (well, not all) could control this ''car''
It's quite fun actually. Man, that I never thought of that...

youtube.com...


Cockroach Controlled Mobile Robot" is an experimental mechanism that uses a living Madagascan hissing cockroach atop a modified trackball to control a three-wheeled robot. If the cockroach moves left, the robot moves left. Infrared sensors also provide navigation feedback to the cockroach, striving to create a pseudo-intelligent system with the cockroach as the CPU.


It actually works just like a mouse, With the whole ball thing.
I wonder how the cockroach feels..
Maybe very powerfull and like a evil mad ruler
Or he's just so dumb be doesn't know whats going on..
I don't know

- MB
[edit on 16-4-2006 by meridian_blood_29387423]

[edit on 16-4-2006 by meridian_blood_29387423]




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