Robots Doing Laundry - It's Not Science Fiction Anymore | Raw Video

Scientists from the United Technologies Research Center, Berkeley and the University of Massachusetts Amherst have developed new algorithms to deal with a problem that has plagued artificial intelligence experts for decades - how robots can wash your clothes, autonomously.

They've developed the P2 robot that can, according to to the National Science Foudation,  "do the laundry without knowing how many and what type of clothes needed to be washed."

credit : NSF/Siddharth Srivastava, Shlomo Zilberstein, Abhishek Gupta, Pieter Abbeel, Stuart Russell