Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

Episode 3 Preview | The Robot

Preview: Episode 3 | 30s

Learn how robots were first conceptualized in ancient Rome and see how their use has evolved over the centuries, from the calculator to the Roomba. Then, take a sneak peek at what future robots will be able to do.

Aired: 05/01/19

Rating: TV-PG

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