Exhibition objects

QRIO
QRIO is a small bipedal entertainment robot that embodies cutting edge artificial intelligence, communications, and technology.
Source: Photo © 2005 Sony Electronics Inc

Objects you'll see include:

Film artefacts

  • Full-size Luke Skywalker landspeeder vehicle
  • Rebel Blockade Runner (Tantive IV) model
  • Millennium Falcon model
  • Tarfful Wookiee costume
  • Jedi costumes of Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Mace Windu
  • Yoda (puppet)
  • Sebulba Podracer model
  • C-3PO and R2-D2
  • male and female Tusken Raider costumes
  • a selection of lightsaber props
  • Imperial Star Destroyer and Invisible Hand models
  • Snowtrooper costume
  • Trade Federation battle droid and the “Naked” C-3PO
  • Imperial AT-AT model
  • Darth Vader costume and face mask
  • Luke Skywalker’s prosthetic hand

  

Real world technologies

  • NASA Personal Satellite Assistant
  • iRobot Roomba vacuum cleaner
  • Segway RPM soccer robot
  • Robosapien V2 toy robot
  • Bock C-Leg® microprocessor
  • Knee BION® implants muscle stimulators
  • models of SpaceShipOne and the Moller Skycar
  • models of proposed future spacecraft- Nuclear Pulse Engine, Bussard Ramjet Powered Spacecraft and Laser-Augmented Ramjet.

 

Sponsored by:

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Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination, presented by Bose Corporation, was developed by the Museum of Science, Boston and Lucasfilm Ltd. The exhibition is based upon work supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation, USA. © 2009 Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. This exhibition is indemnified by the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.

Image Gallery

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