Exhibit Traces 500 Years of Robots

February 14, 2017 03:06 PM
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The word "robot" was coined by Czech playwright Karel Capek almost 100 years ago. But robots have been around, in some form, for 500 years or more. London's Science Museum has opened a "Robots" exhibit that traces the mechanical technology over the past five centuries. VOA's Deborah Block has more.