Robots are no longer science fiction. Today, they help build products; they even explore Mars. Robots have assisted human beings now for decades. Someday they'll be part of our daily life.
A consortium of German companies, universities and institutes has developed a robot system that can be used for deep sea research. It could also help to find black boxes of aircrafts.
The further we get from Earth, the more space probes and robots will have to think for themselves. But developing autonomous robots is hard without artificial intelligence.
The human brain contains tens of billions of neurons, all networked with one another by synapses. It transmits millions of signals every day, like some giant computer processor - the most powerful one in existence.
Robots are no longer science fiction. Today, they help build products; they even explore Mars.
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