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The DARPA Robotics Challenge Was A Bust
Why DARPA Needs To Stage Another Bot Contest, With Even More Pratfalls
AMC’s ‘Humans’ Is Closer To Reality Than You Think
The new sci-fi cable show imagines a world of Synths, but it's not far from today
Death By Slapstick: Will The DARPA Robotics Challenge’s Final, Grueling Stage Kill The Humanoid Bot?
With training wheels off, many robots in the Pentagon's competition will fall all over themselves
Video: A Robot With More Lifelike Facial Expressions Tries to Escape the Uncanny Valley
The “uncanny valley” principle–the idea that when robots (or politicians) look human but not quite realistic enough, it makes real...
Video: DARPA’s Updated Humanoid Hits the Treadmill, Climbs Stairs, Does Push-Ups
And otherwise terrifies us
Video: You Can Buy This Anime-Inspired Yet Very Human-Like Robotic Head
Finally, a humanoid head that's almost cartoonish enough to not creep us out
Video: Humanoid Robot Head Reads and Memorizes Musical Scores, Then Breaks into Song
Tagged with 'creepy'
Video: Three Lifelike Humanoids Sit Down For a Chat With Their Human Counterparts
What’s creepier than three of the world’s most lifelike Geminoid robots sitting around a table having a conversation? If you...
DARPA Commissions a Super-Fast Running Robot Cheetah
Boston Dynamics–developer of the headless humanoid PETMAN and the equally creepy Big Dog robots–has landed itself two more DARPA robotics...
Video: Toyota’s Humanoid Minstrels Take the Stage in Tokyo, Trumpeting Robots’ Mastery of Music
Who says robots can’t feel? Toyota showed off its humanoid robots’ ability to let the music move them last weekend...