It looks like a Gremlin, but it's MIT robot Leonardo

Leonardo is a gremlin-like robot built by the MIT Media Lab's Personal Robots group to study social interaction with robots. He was the main attraction in a series of user studies a couple of weeks ago. Read more on Automaton, IEEE Spectrum robotics blog



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