Those that follow my blog will know I’ve become quite a fan of Boston.com’s The Big Picture series of news in photographs. Yesterday’s post of Robots is great. There are a total of 32 photographs of various robots from around the world. Take a look.
Robotic systems continue to evolve, slowly penetrating many areas of our lives, from manufacturing, medicine and remote exploration to entertainment, security and personal assistance. Developers in Japan are currently building robots to assist the elderly, while NASA develops the next generation of space explorers, and artists are exploring new avenues of entertainment. Collected here are a handful of images of our recent robotic past, and perhaps a glimpse into the near future. (32 photos total) – Source Boston.com