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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

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

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
Robot Orchestra online

congratulations to 5HW and the SPECS team in London!