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Tag Archives: “robot” from Karel Capek’s “R.U.R.” play 1920

ROBOTS: DO WE PREFER PALS OR MACHINES? PART 1

SCI-FI AND REALITY have given us extremes of human/robotic interaction, everything from anthropomorphic constructs to idealized machines bearing no resemblance to humans. What do we prefer? A human-shaped C-3PO? A … Continue reading

January 9, 2020 · 1 Comment

ON QUARKS, ROBOTS, AND PANDEMONIUM

PROFESSOR MURRAY GELL-MANN died, age 89, on May 24, 2019. He was an American physicist who received the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the theory of … Continue reading

June 19, 2019 · Leave a comment