As machines grow ever more intelligent, they're emerging not just as powerful tools, but close companions. This talk examines how robots are becoming an intimate part of our lives.
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While you are watching, try to make notes so as to build up a paragraph that suits each of the following headings:
Introducing the robot.
How the robot works.
Applications of the robot.
Advantages and drawbacks of the robot.
When you are ready, write your article and share it with the rest of the class.
Finally, build your own robot: include a description, how it works, what it is useful for, what drawbacks you have found along the process and any other aspects you would like to include.