TITLE

Robots Jockey for Position

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;2/10/2006, Vol. 84 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that robot jockeys rode the camels at the 2006 season of the camel racing in the Persian Gulf country of Qatar following the imposition of the ban on the use of children as jockeys in 2005. It offers information on the claims cited by human rights group for criticizing the traditional racing practice. It describes the robot jockeys used in the race.
ACCESSION #
19606737

 

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