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"Gone living. Be back next week."
After we crawled out of the gelantinous and blacklight lit jellyfish's belly and into the other side of a project called Metamorphasis, the buzz of insect noises mingled with electronic music and an army of robotic bugs were all over the place. Esther faced her fears by allowing us to let the insects crawl all over her. Our favorites were a set of four rather large remote controlled robotic insects with "smart" chips in their heads. They constantly attacked each other to assume higher levels of dominance among the group. They also tried to crawl into Esther's boots.