Nightmare robots: 20 real and creepy androids

Happy Halloween: These 20 creepy robots are guaranteed to give you the heebie-jeebies.

By Jared Newman, PC World |  Science, robotics

20 Robots That Will Creep You Out

Despite decades of technological leaps in computing, robots have yet to play much of a role in our lives outside of factory work and the occasional Roomba. Perhaps that's why most attempts to create humanoid or otherwise lifelike robots come off as creepy and weird. We're happy to stare at computer screens all day, but as soon as the machine starts to look and act like one of us, scenes from The Terminator and The Matrix spring to mind. Here are 20 creepy, real robots that are sure to give you the heebie-jeebies.

Republished with permission from PC World (view original version)

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