Cockroach controlled robot (video)

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Cockroach controlled robot (video)

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Garnet Hertz’s roach controlled bot is making the rounds around the web, here’s a really good video (that I haven’t seen) of it in action – Link.


  • Made on Earth – Reports from the world of backyard technology, including a cockroach-controlled robot, high altitude glider, student-built cyclotron, Vee 9 solar vehicle, robotic CD burner, coffee mug ramjet, and more. MAKE 02Page 14.
  • Autonomous cockroach control system – Link.
  • HOW TO – Raising cockroaches (intentionally) – Link.
  • Fish piloted vehicle – Link.

2 thoughts on “Cockroach controlled robot (video)

  1. cheesy says:

    I thought sharks with freakin laser beams attached to their heads was bad enough.

    We don’t need to give cockroaches robots too!

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