A woman building a small humanoid robot
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Robots are machines built to perform complex tasks that may be too difficult, unsafe or just too tedious for humans. 

Live Science takes you through the latest developments in robotics, from the strangest robots to biohybrids, and questions whether we're really ready for intelligent robots. Whatever your interest in automatons, androids and artificial intelligence, our expert team of writers and editors are here to provide you with the latest robotics news, features and articles. 

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