Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Nipples For Robots?

"Although robots are increasingly more important to our society and have more advanced technology, they cannot yet do certain tasks like those carried out by mammals," according to researcher Professor Eduardo Ros Vidal.

Ewwwwww... I so don't want to know what he's talking about.

And of course they're also working on artificial skin for robots... Why am I not surprised?


vikkitikkitavi said...

I hear robots are everwhere, and they eat old people's medicine for fuel.


BeckEye said...

*SIGH* I'm tired of looking. I say bring on the John Travolta robot. I'll buy.

deadspot said...

That's great, Vikki. Did you ever see Robot Frank? It's just a domain squatter site now, but it used to be pretty funny.

You'll probably want to upgrade to the cordless model, Becks.

Johnny Yen said...

Oh man-- I remember that! I think I got the link from your old site.

Coaster Punchman said...

Yeah, but they can do a LOT of the important tasks like, well, I don't need to tell you I guess.

Writeprocrastinator said...

Wow, get your silicone poisoning one way, or the other.

deadspot said...

I think my favorite Robot Frank was the one where he and Robot Ron were playing paintball in the K-Mart parking lot. "Stop crying! You aren't even playing!"

Probably better left unsaid, CP.

WP, that stuff can poison you? Note to self: stop eating silica gel.