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Cynthia Breazeal:
The rise of personal robots

TEDWomen 2010 · 14:04 · Filmed Dec 2010
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As a grad student, Cynthia Breazeal wondered why we were using robots on Mars, but not in our living rooms. The key, she realized: training robots to interact with people. Now she dreams up and builds robots that teach, learn — and play. Watch for amazing demo footage of a new interactive game for kids.

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At MIT, Cynthia Breazeal and her team are building robots with social intelligence that communicate and learn the same way people do. Full bio

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