Coast to Coast AM -
Live Nightly 1am-5am EST / 10pm-2am PST

articles

Video: Robot Almost Human?

Video: Robot Almost Human?

Scientists continue to work toward designing a realistic robot which can pass for a human. The FACE robot, developed by researchers from the University of Pisa, can display a range of emotions from happiness to sadness to anger. Software called Hybrid Engine for Facial Expressions Synthesis (HEFES) and a series of 32 motors allow the robot to simulate different human expressions, though not quite well enough to bridge the creepy 'uncanny valley.' More at Mail Online.

most popular

coast mobile

iPhone / Android Users:
Our website is now optimized for small screen devices. Enjoy a better Coast experience with the browser of your mobile device.
Mobile Apps:
Our iPhone and Android apps are also available.

calendar

Check out our calendar for George Noory's public appearances in 2014.

e-newsletter

Sign up for our free CoastZone e-newsletter to receive exclusive daily articles.

twitter