Control Twitter Roaches From Your Smartphone (+VIDEO)



future, futuristic, Twitter Roach, Twitter, smartphone, robotic cockroaches, Brittany Ransom, robotic bugs, robotics, future robots, futuristic robots
Have you ever thought of controlling cockroaches’ movements by sending them tweets from your smartphone? Brittany Ransom created Twitter Roach to find out whether insects will respond to a bulk of external signals in a similar way to humans. The small rucksack on its back receives customized wireless signals, then transfers the signals directly to the bug’s antennae. So you can send tweets to @TweetRoach with commands like  #TweetRoachLeft or #TweetRoachRight, and the bug must respond. A funny invention might be very useful if all cockroaches were born with this feature built right in.
Via:dvice.com


Speedway – An Alternative Transport System
Portable Elephant Nose Identifies GMOs In Food
Enjoy Your Hot Coffee? Do It Infinitely
Polyfunctional River Space
Want To Buy Smth? Just Say Your Name.
Extreme Aerodynamics Due To Unique Roof Surface
Silver Arrow Of The Seas From Mercedes Benz
Environmentally Friendly Light Controlling Glass (+VIDEO)
The Road Bump Reader For Cyclists
The Heritage Bank Power Suit