Robot NightLife (21+)

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Robot NightLife
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18:00
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Check out interactive maker bots in African Hall, including the Egg-Bot and WaterColorBot, from Evil Mad Scientist. Plus, see live 3D printing from the masters at Type A Machines and Other Machine Co. & assemble robots with Barobo. Interact with robots from BeatBots, Origami Robotics, Unbounded Robotics, Suitable Technologies, SRI International, Cubotix, CAS AVEE's Jon Britton & Tosh Chiang, and participate in a group tinkering session with community-minded Robot Garden. In the East Garden, watch a robot boxing match by Other Lab and have a conversation with Bot & Dolly's "Scout". Learn about the business of ‘bots with Andra Keay, director of Silicon Valley Robotics then step into into the arena for robot battles with Bot Bash in the East Pavilion. By the Project Lab, see macro robotic imaging of Academy specimens with GIGAmarco & Vic Smith. With music presented by Noise Pop including a live performance by LA-based Jerome LOL and DJ set by Brooklyn-based house music producer Octo Octa. Note: The 4-story Rainforest exhibit closes at 7:45pm and planetarium passes are distributed to visitors on a first-come first-served basis. Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will also be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis. 21+ Event, ID required for entry.

 

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Interact with robots of all sizes, shapes and functions at Robot NightLife. Watch a robot boxing match, meet your maker bot, join a tinkering session, have a conversation with Bot & Dolly's "Scout" & more. With live music performance by Jerome LOL and DJ set by Octo Octa, presented by Noise Pop.
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Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 18:00
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