Hail HAL 9000: An orchestra of drones plays the ‘Space Odyssey’ theme

KMel’s flying robots have pretty freaky abilities, but luckily they seem more interested in show-biz than terrorizing humanity.

Though they’ve already done a crude James Bond number, this time they’re rocking more instruments and playing challenging pieces like Also Sprach Zarathustra (aka the “2001: A Space Odyssey” theme).

The piece de resistance is two quads playing a guitar-like string, with one tapping it and the other changing pitch. Actually, the whole thing is pretty great — be entertained and disturbed all at once by the video below.


Source: Engadget - Read the full article here

Author: Daily Tech Whip

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