This Robot Will Make You Think It’s Human… Almost

Published on May 9, 2016

April 27 — The Uncanny Valley: That’s the term researchers use to describe the strange sensation humans feel when they look at a computer-generated face or a humanoid robot and can tell that there’s something off about the machine. But two Swedish scientists think they have a robotics breakthrough they hope will make that sensation a thing of the past. They’ve created technology that allows robots to take on more human traits and expressions. Their creation is called Furhat.

This Robot Will Make You Think It's Human... Almost