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Geminoid DK: An ultra-realistic android announced

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Geminoid DK: An ultra-realistic android announced (w/ Video)

(PhysOrg.com) — The uncanny valley is getting smaller every day. For those of you not familiar with that concept, the uncanny valley is a term, first coined by researchers in Japan, that explains the innate human ability to know when a humanoid robot is just not human, a creepy feeling. A new generation of ultra-realistic robots may make these distinctions harder to make.

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Written by Kregor

March 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm

Posted in Robotics

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