Posts Tagged ‘humanoid robot’

Monthly Review – April 2010

May 12, 2010 1 comment

I’ll use this Dilbert comic as an opening to the April Review.

Here are the highlights of the topics we’ve been talking about under April.

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Child Robot, how does my brain work at all?

April 9, 2010 Leave a comment

Human are probably the most self obsessed creature on earth. We are fascinated about ourselves: how we become alive, why we are curious and learning, how we use cognition developing skills and become who we are today…

We have already created many different ways studying it in both science and sociology field. Somehow I felt that our favorite method is always the direct way: to just crack the skull and observe how our brain code evolve. However, we can’t do that. So why not develop a robot that can learn like a human and then we will crack and analyze his brain code 😉

Viola! That is the thinking behind the iCub humanoid robot.

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