Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Scientists use #Lego #robots for research (#Turing Machine)

It's true, Lego Mindstorm robots are not just expensive toys, they can be used by scientists for research, as this piece in the Guardian shows.  To prove the point here is a functional Turing Machine made entirely from Lego - all it's missing is the infinite tape, which would obviously require all the Lego in the world and then some.