Build Yourself a Cardboard Robot

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By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Monday 16 January 2012

These assemble-yourself cardboard robots, that you or your kids can paint to look however you want, look so fun. They come in either a 20-inch version or a 41-inch version, depending on how much space you want it to take up.

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Adorable Robot Experiment

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Wednesday 15 April 2009

NYU student Kacie Kinzer created a simple, cardboard-bodied robot that could only move in one direction. She placed her smiley-faced “tweenbot” in the middle of Washington Square Park with a flag indicating the robot’s intended destination. Kinzer wanted to see if passersby would help the adorable machine get through the park as it inevitably got […]

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