Robot? Human?

June 14th, 2005
professor and robotsource

As shown in left picture, professor Hiroshi Ishiguro of Osaka University has build a humanoid robot. It looks more like a human being than the one in the right picture.

‘When a robot looks too much like the real thing, it’s creepy,’ Repliee Q1expo developer Ishiguro said. ‘But if they resemble human beings, it also makes communication easier.’