Creepy Robot Baby Aims to Inspire Parenting

Japanese robot puts a cute face on joys of parenthood for dwindling population

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Faced with a dwindling population in Japan (due to families that want to work more than raise kids), Japanese scientists are doing what they do best - create robots.

In this video from The Telegraph, watch how researchers are trying to convince couples about how cute and cuddly a baby is. The robot uses a face projected onto a balloon and other robotic motions to simulate wiggliness.

Umm, OK.

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