It’s a robot world—we’re just living in it. This week, encounter robots of all sizes, shapes and functions. In African Hall, Meet your maker bot with Evil Mad Scientist, Type A Machines, and Other Machine Co. Watch a robot boxing match by Other Lab and participate in a group tinkering session with community-minded Robot Garden. Plus, interact with robots from BeatBots, Barobo, Origami Robotics, Unbounded Robotics, and others. Want to learn more about the business of ‘bots? Chat with experts Bot & Dolly and Andra Keay, director of Silicon Valley Robotics. In the planetarium, discover how robots make it possible for mankind to explore the unknown frontiers of space at 6:30 pm. At the Project Lab, watch robots getting deep with underwater ROV footage by Academy curator Gary Williams. With music presented by Noise Pop including a live performance by LA-based Jerome LOL and DJ set by Brooklyn-based house music producer Octo Octa.