Roxanne’s dark chamber encloses a laser pointer, a sensor, and two motorized chunks of mirrored glass. The mirrors rotate, searching for the instant in which they reflect the laser directly onto the tiny electronic “eye,” triggering a momentary pause before search begins again.
“Roxanne, you don’t have to put on your red light.” Roxanne, sung by The Police.
Roxanne has been shown at:
phaeno, Wolfsburg, Gemany.
Parque de las Ciencias, Granada, Spain,