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OKG Newsletter


Topic: robots

Space invaders

With a name like Aliens Vs. Robots, you’d expect these Oklahoma City indie rockers to be interstellar. They are.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Aliens Vs. Robots with Hundredsomethings
9 p.m. Friday
VZD’s Restaurant and Club, 4200 N. Western
vzds.com, 524-4203
$5

 
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Rise of the machines

While America marvels over ’bots that box, Captured! By Robots proves they can rock your face off, too.


Music

Joshua Boydston
Captured! By Robots with Colin Nance
9 p.m. Thursday
opolis
113 N. Crawford, Norman
opolis.org
820-0951
$8 advance, $10 door
 
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Roboshop

One man makes mechanical waves with one-of-a-kind robot creations, built from abandoned scraps.


Visual Arts

Mia Cantu
Since childhood, John Doneti has been fascinated with robots. The one from TV’s Lost in Space, simply named Robot, intrigued him as did the concept behind Rossum’s Universal Robots, a science-fiction play that introduced the word to the English language
 
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Beast master

Inspired by Japanese cinema, an exhibit pits ‘Machines vs. Monsters’ in a battle to the death.


Visual Arts

Louis Fowler
Machines vs. Monsters: Final Wars
6-10 p.m. Friday
Oddfab Design Lab
703 W. Sheridan              
628-2689
 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Pacific Rim

Monsters kink.


Sci-Fi

Rod Lott
Sometimes I revisit a beloved movie from my childhood and wonder, "What was I thinking? Do kids really have no taste?" Pacific Rim feels like one of those movies.
 
Friday, October 18, 2013

Nature’s (Lego) fury

Kids engineer Lego robots in order to save the human race — and possibly win a world title.


News

Danniel Parker

“A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.” This is Isaac Asimov’s first law of robotics and the core principle of the machines that serve their human child creators and overlords.

 
Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Robot it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
It’s 2014, and you know what that means: robots. If you’ve been wondering where all the robots are — since, you know, it’s the future and all — you’re in luck. Oklahoma City University hosts the VEX Robotics state championships for elementary, middle and high school students 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday in the Abe Lemons Arena at NW 27th Street and Florida Avenue. Admission is free. Visit roboticseducation.org.

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Wednesday, January 29, 2014
 
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