Repliee Q1

An adult type android
This life-like android debuted in Japan over the weekend at the 2005 World Expo. It’s made of skinlike silicone and has 31 points of articulation in its upper body. I just watched a video clip of this robot/android creation (there are more videos from the japanese website)—pretty amazing.
“Internal sensors allow the android to react “naturally.” It can block an attempted slap, for example. But it’s the little, “unconscious” movements that give the robot its eerie verisimilitude: the slight flutter of the eyelids, the subtle rising and falling of the chest, the constant, nearly imperceptible shifting so familiar to humans.”

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