Japanese Robot Baby Even Creepier Now

Image Credit Project Affetto

Via NBC:

You may recall hearing about Affetto, the robotic infant that a Japanese team of scientists is building for research purposes. Well, prepare for the creep factor to be magnified by a thousand with the addition of wriggling arms and a half torso. Read the last sentence of this excerpt and try not to get chills:

Ultimately, the robot will be used in behavioral experiments. For now, the researchers are trying to “build a realistic child robot with a muscle-skeletal system.”

Now witness the power of this fully ‘armed’ and operational robo-baby!

Read more at NBC.



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1 Comment on "Japanese Robot Baby Even Creepier Now"

  1. TruthVybes | Aug 29, 2012 at 3:57 am |

    haha, cute little baby!

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