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H5W-iCub and SPECS @ RI CHRISTMAS LECTURES, the UK's flagship science series.

16 Dec 2014 - 18:01

Today at 18:00, our humanoid robot, H5W-iCub will be one of the guests of the legendary christmas-lectures initiated by Micheal Faraday in 1825  and now broadcast on UK national television by BBC every year since 1960. The CHRISTMAS LECTURES® are the UK's flagship science series.

for information on the Lecture series see http://www.rigb.org/

During this evening lecture,  Prof Danielle George attempts to use simple and complex motors to put together the world’s greatest robot orchestra. see Lecture 3 at http://www.rigb.org/christmas-lectures/sparks-will-fly/about-sparks-will...

In the same lecture H5W will be giving a brief piano solo performance and a jam session with a full robot orchestra. 
Filming Date: Tuesday 16 December 2014, 6pm
Broadcast date: BBC Four at 8pm, 29, 30, 31 December

Christmas Lecture online  http://www.richannel.org/a-new-revolution
Robot Orchestra online     http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02ftwfw

congratulations to 5HW and the SPECS team in London!