"Robotics," an interactive exhibition from the
Carnegie Science Center, will be on view from Saturday through
September at the South Florida Science Museum, 4801 Dreher
Trail N., West Palm Beach.
will have robotic stations for visitors to operate.
Some famous faces
from the world of robotics — replicas of the B9 from Lost in
Space and Robby the Robot from Forbidden Planet — are
courtesy of HighTechScience.org
in Boca Raton. The guest robots will be voiced by WPTV Channel
5's Steve Weagle and Dean Tendrich.
opening weekend will have the chance to meet Bob May, the
actor who played the original B9 in the Lost in Space series.
facing visitors will include racing a robot to sort keys,
playing tic-tac-toe against a robot, performing simple tasks
using robotic arms and figuring out how robots help the
"Robotics" will be the largest exhibition the museum
has featured in nearly a decade, Exhibits Director Peter Feher
Admission is $9
for adults, $7.50 for seniors, and $6 for children.
Museum hours are
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
or call 832-1988 for more details.