The 10 best ROBOTS at TED events past, from ‘bots that fly to ones that dance to ones that show emotions. Here they are, in reverse chronological order.
Begin your countdown to TED2013: “The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered” kicks off in just 23 days. We at the TED Blog will be reporting live from the event, bringing you news, fresh talks, Q&As, photos and much, much more.
There is so much to look forward to at TED2013: powerful talks from the 34 speakers discovered via our worldwide talent search, not to mention talks from Bono, Peter Gabriel and Amanda Palmer. But there is one thing that we in the TED Office are secretly look forward to: the robots.
Nearly every year at TED, we get a peak at the incredible advances going on in the fields of robotics. Below, the best robots from TED events past in reverse chronological order, to help you get ready for TED2013 — whether you’re there in person, watching via TED Live or reading our coverage.
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