November 4, 2005
“Scientists built a robot that thinks like we do and set it loose to explore the world. New Scientist discovers what happened next
“The infant crawls across a floor strewn with blocks, grabbing and tasting as it goes, its malleable mind impressionable and hungry to learn. Before my eyes it is already adapting, discovering that the striped blocks are yummy and the spotted ones taste bad.
“Its exploration… read more