The Fascinating, Fantastic Unusual History of Robots
"From simple automatons to artificial intelligence, robots have been a part of the human imagination for centuries. Take a peek inside the inner workings of robots and learn how they were transported from the pages of fiction to the world of fact. From the landscapes of Mars to the surgeons operating table and beyond, the world of robots will blast you into a future where the possibilities seem endless!"
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