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A Brief History of Robotics

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Published on Mar 5, 2015

Why don’t we have robots taking care of our every need by now? A little history of the field of robotics might help you understand how hard it is to get machines to perform tasks, and how far we’ve come in just a few decades.

Hosted by: Hank Green
Human played by: Stefan Chin
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Sources:
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http://www.theroboticschallenge.org/c...

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