A microscopic game of Pac-Man

A microscopic one-millimeter wide recreation of the original game Pac-Man, that works.

Scientists at the Institute of Micro and Nano Systems Technology in Norway have built a microscopic game of ‘Pac-Man.’



Single celled organisms and animals act like “Pacman” while multicellular animals act like “Ghosts,” in this microscopic experiment inspired by the cult video game Pacman from the 1980’s.

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