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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.

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