When was the last time you did something for the first time? Well, taking that all too seriously is Dubai’s Museum Of The Future where a humanoid robot became the first robotic member of staff.
Humanoid Robot At Museum Of The Future
Well, let’s start with the basics. What is a humanoid robot? A humanoid robot is a robot resembling the human body in shape. The advanced, AI-powered humanoid robot at the museum has been named Ameca. It has been described by its manufacturer, Engineered Arts, as the world’s most advanced human-shaped robot representing the forefront of human-robotics technology.
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Visitors to the Museum of the Future’s Tomorrow Today exhibition will be greeted by Ameca, the humanoid who can make the most human-like facial expressions of any robot.
The robot features a human-like face and a robotic body, shaped like a human. Ameca will interact with visitors, directing them and answering their questions. She is capable of making facial expressions and even has a sense of humour.
Museum Of The Future – Tomorrow Today Experience
Tomorrow Today is one of the museum’s experiences. It explores the contrasting ways in which technology can shape the future by contributing to solving societal and environmental challenges. It features more than 50 exhibits, including prototypes and current products focusing on five areas: waste management, environment, food security, agriculture, and city planning.