The World’s Newest Robot Is So Real It’s Scary

Mar 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm |
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Next stop, Terminator.

Robots have always been the future, and as numerous works of action, horror, and sci-fi have warned us, it may be a future that humans won’t be okay with.

Meet Sophia, Hanson Robotics’s latest human-like robot that may very well give us a glimpse into the future of society.

Known for their highly realistic robots, Hanson Robotics prides themselves with the most cutting edge artificial intelligence around. With the ability to understand speech, see and read faces, and remember interactions—not to mention her facial features and expression—a conversation with Sophia is pretty uncanny, and a little uncomfortable.

sophia robot intro

Source: Facebook/ CNBC

See her in action!

“Our goal is that she will be as conscious, creative, and capable as any human.” What do you think?

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