Caption CERN Contest Week 1

A contest log for Caption CERN Contest

Caption CERN, win a prize!

Adam FabioAdam Fabio 02/03/2015 at 04:02102 Comments

Week 1: 2/2/2015 - 9pm PDT 2/10/2015

Yes, you get an extra day this week.

Link to the original CERN link:

What the heck is going on in this image? We've got a man operating robot arms, cameras, old school oscilloscopes, and lots of equipment in the background.

Add your humorous caption as a comment to this project log. Make sure you're commenting on this project log, not on the project itself.

As always, if you actually have information about the image or the people in it, let CERN know on the original image discussion page.

Good Luck!


mann.larry wrote 03/11/2015 at 13:23 point

Can't wait to show my wife what I can do with my DIY robo arms.

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Egar wrote 02/11/2015 at 19:26 point

"Too many knobs to turn! I need more robots!" 

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pcdocms wrote 02/11/2015 at 05:24 point

Caption: "Very impressive Doc.  Now can you teach it how to beat me at chess,  because as it stands now you can't :) "

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THX1082 wrote 02/10/2015 at 14:53 point

Before SMOP.

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mclien wrote 02/09/2015 at 12:31 point

Cylon humanoid production facility. Quality assurance department

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theonetruestickman wrote 02/08/2015 at 17:28 point

Technician punks photographer: "OK, HAL, when you see the camera flash pull my finger."

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Kenji Larsen wrote 02/07/2015 at 04:15 point

Early development of the TT-8L.

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Thomas wrote 02/06/2015 at 03:45 point

Dr. Otto Octavius in his early career as an intern at CERN labratories.

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john lemme wrote 02/05/2015 at 23:30 point

An early Aperture Laboratories attempt to create a robotic test subject. The operator in the background tragically perished minutes after this photo was taken, a victim of Aperture's patented "Anti-Three-Laws" technology.

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Chris Gammell wrote 02/05/2015 at 20:25 point

"Oh hey boss. Yeah, just about done....well yes, I know I've been saying that for a while now....yes, I do understand what the goals are here...right, I heard your instructions...repeat them back to you?.... you said to measure everything and solder that last joint....well yeah, I know it's been about 6 months now, but I've been working day and night here, I haven't seen my family in days...well yeah, I know it was just a few resistors, there's no need to shout....ok...uh hunh...tomorrow? definitely tomorrow?...well yeah, of course I can do that...but...well the robot's not quite done yet, so I don't know...what's that?...yessir, I said's just a few more actuators and....what's that?... I can't understand you when you're shouting sir....yessir, right to your office I'll be there soon."

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kc8rwr wrote 02/05/2015 at 19:58 point

Moments before his cyber-conversion...

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SimonOmega wrote 02/05/2015 at 18:31 point

"So that is why they said don't touch anything..."

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Pierre Chevalier wrote 02/05/2015 at 11:28 point

"Where the heck is the button for 'Bring me a coffee' ?"

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Pablo wrote 02/05/2015 at 10:46 point

Go on Robot, Pull my finger !

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Andy Moon wrote 02/05/2015 at 09:27 point

Yes.. I know its stupid, but we have to show the investors something with robots so we can justify our spending.

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eric wrote 02/05/2015 at 01:22 point

"Don't touch my scope!" ..... Jerk, I'll show him

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efahrenholz wrote 02/04/2015 at 23:06 point

RogersMod for Portal. Taking it a little too seriously.

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Don Fanning wrote 02/04/2015 at 18:46 point

Stand back bro, Bender is about to do some tender lovin' to these circuits..

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Chaz wrote 02/04/2015 at 17:25 point

CERN researching solving the Fat Finger scope adjustment issue

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xobmo wrote 02/04/2015 at 17:01 point

JARVIS, v 0.9.2

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