Robot

A (usually human-shaped) artifact with the same kinds of abilities as a human - this is the first use of the word 'robot'. (Read the full article)

"Along these lines, read "There Will Come Soft Rains", by Ray Bradbury. Part of "The Martian Chronicles", and an excellent robot story!"
(Dan B. Nettz 10/13/2004 8:45:06 AM )

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