ASIMO was here

The Edinburgh International Science Festival began with a spectacular event starring ASIMO, the humanoid robot. My colleague Sethu Vijayakumar hosted the robot and entralled an audience of several thousands. Here are some media reports:

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/education/article6036752.ece

http://www.theherald.co.uk/news/news/display.var.2499784.0.Worlds_most_advanced_humanoid_is_star_attraction_at_science_festival.php

http://news.scotsman.com/scitech/What39s-it-like-meeting-the.5141892.jp

Unfortunately, I was out of town and couldn’t see this myself. I’ll now have to watch the video version …

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