Guide robot will teach your offspring human history through body language

If your idea of cool robots leans more toward alien lifeform aesthetics rather than boxy, Transformers, then the Talk-Torque Guide Robot is probably what you've been waiting for.

Developed by researchers at Japan's Tsukuba University, the robot's primary function is to interact with people via non-verbal communication and overall body language. The creators hope to some day have the Talk-Torque working as your local museum docent, but in the meantime you can see video of the robot in action below.


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