News: Giant Madagascan Hissing Cockroach Pilots Robot

Giant Madagascan Hissing Cockroach Pilots Robot

This project has been posted on Vimeo for the past two years, and somehow has just entered my radar now. Get this: A robot is manned by a Madagascan hissing cockroach. Each movement the roach makes (perched atop a trackball type ping-pong ball) controls the movement of the robot.

See it in action:

Dually amazing and creepy. Read about the project in great detail here.

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screw that, kill the bug >.>

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