Rubber Robot Baby Buggy

This may be even creepier than the Flaming Android Pants.

According to Pink Tentacle, this bluish-grayish humanoid was was designed to mimic the behavior of a one- to two-year-old child, and is called CB2. It was built by researchers at Osaka Univeristy in Japan.

The researchers say that once CB2 is equipped with software that gives it the ability to learn, they will be very interested in undertaking the long-term challenge of teaching it how to walk and talk.

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3 thoughts on “Rubber Robot Baby Buggy”

  1. Yeah, I was gonna say… there’s no maybe about it, that is WAAAAY creepier than the flaming android pants. And also… why do we need that?? Yikes!

  2. I know, it’s hard to believe it’s not a kid in a suit. But we need it in order to… um… uhh… Hey, look, a puppy! *hides*

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