Bricolage

Shark and Fish Automata

Saturday, October 7, 2017
Posted by
Cindee Calton
Shark and Fish Dancing
Clic through to see the shark and fish dance, a behind the scenes photo and the Scratch program I used to run the automata.

BehindTheScenes

the Lego contraption from behind
Behind the scenes of the Lego automata

SharkAndfishCode

Scratch code for running the Shark and Fish automata
Here is the code that runs the shark and fish automata. Notice that to get them to move in the same direction, their motors have to be the reverse of each other because they are mirrored.

Shark and Fish

Finally, here is a video of the automata in action

A shark and a fish dance together using Lego WeDos and Scratch.

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something constructed or created from a diverse range of available things.

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