Robots More Like Us
Read an article from the "New York
Times" about the way researchers are improving the way people
and robots interact and how that makes the robots more adaptable.
Check out the projects this group at MIT's Media Lab are working
on. Get background on Ripley and Toco and link to a number of scientific
This is Deb Roy's homepage, where he summarizes some of his research.
Toco is a robot that learned shape and color names in the same way
that human babies do. Learn more and read scientific papers about
the project here.
Kismet was Cynthia Breazeal's first sociable robot.
Learn more about Leonardo, the next generation in sociable robots
This Hollywood studio is going beyond making movie robot characters
and is collaborating on creating sociable robots.
Check what Cynthia Breazeal and her Robotic Life group at MIT
are up to.
Robonaut is the humanoid robot NASA is developing to participate
on astronaut teams in space. Learn more about the project and its