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April 16, 2009

Actroid

I think he's breathing

Jules gives a speech

April 10, 2009

April 6, 2009

This one kind of creeps me out

More videos to consider for presentation

Robot playing trumpet:

The Daily Show With Jon StewartM - Th 11p / 10c
Robot Trumpet
comedycentral.com
Daily Show Full EpisodesEconomic CrisisPolitical Humor

I, Robot trailer

Pregnant robot trains medical students

http://dsc.discovery.com/videos/tech-pregnant-robot-trains-students.html

Lost in Space: The Android Machine -- A female android, capable of human emotions, joins the Jupiter 2 -- only to be rejected by Smith and the Robot because of her superior intelligence.

February 17, 2009

Biomechatronics

Really fascinating lecture!

Hugh Herr: Humanoid Robotics
The biomechatronics expert explains how a weird-science brew of mechanical elements and technology is combining to heal, rehabilitate, and ultimately, amplify the human body. In so doing, the field of biomechatronics is effectively "blurring the boundaries between humans and machines."


Seedmagazine.com Seed Design Series

February 15, 2009

Android videos

I started trolling YouTube for android videos. As we talked about, depending on the direction we go we could do an android video montage as part of our class presentation.