Naked Scientists Podcast

Naked Scientists episode

Tue, 29th Mar 2016

Will an artificially intelligent robot steal your job?

Cyborgs... (c) stevebidmedia

With the recent rise of the machines and robots - could an artificially intelligent robot take your job any time soon? And could they then take over the world, terminator-style? Join Graihagh Jackson as she journeys into the world of cyborgs to see if Skynet, Ex Machina and the realms of science fiction could turn into science fact and if so, when? And what can we do about it?

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  • 41:54 - Will robots take over the world?

    Will we find ourselves running hell for leather down Oxford Circus as scores of cyborgs mows us down from from behind?

  • 46:55 - What about the robotics?

    If we can make artificially intelligent machines, they'll need a body, but that's not very easy...



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