Web Lab

Science Museum , Brompton Wednesday May 22 2013 10:00 - 18:00
Web Lab
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A year-long exhibition devised by Google and the Science Museum with the hope of inspiring the next generation of computer scientists and enthusiasts. Visitors can take part in five experiments (also available online at www.chromeweblab.com): 'Universal Orchestra', an internet-powered, eight-piece robotic orchestra; 'Sketchbots', a series of robots able to take photographs and then sketch them in sand; 'Data Tracer', a map that traces where the world's online information is physically stored; 'Teleporter', a series of web-enabled periscopes giving instant access to sites including a 24-hour US bakery; 'Lab Tag Explorer', a real-time visualisation of all 'Web Lab' visitors around the world.


Venue name: Science Museum
Address: Exhibition Rd
Opening hours: Daily 10am-6pm (last admission 5.15pm)
Transport: Tube: South Kensington