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The Steam Man was created in 1868 by famed inventor John Brainerd. As the world's first robot, its significance cannot be overestimated

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Since the 1960s, humans have invaded our neighboring planet Mars with swarms of spacecraft. Only about half of the attempts have been successful. (Infographic)

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A Brief History of Robotics by scishow: Why don’t we have robots taking care of our every need by now? A little history of the field of robotics might help you understand how hard it is to get machines to perform tasks, and far we’ve come in just a few decades. Support on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow

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A Brief Visual History of Robots in a Matrix of Creepiness & Intelligence

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After Frank Reade Jr. assembled his improved version of his father's Steam Man, he turned to producing a mechanical man that would be powered by electricity. The result was the Electric Man, shown above and at right, during a trial run. In 1886, Reade Jr. traveled with this metal giant on a world tour similar to Archibald Campion's journey with Boilerplate.

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Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Bitcoins But Were Too Broke To Ask!

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Bitcoins But Were Too Broke To Ask! --- from InventorSpot.com -- | via @Ron Callari

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A Supercut Featuring the History of Robots in Film

Fusion presents a supercut of the history of robots in film from 1921's The Mechanical Man through the 2014 film Interstellar with many film favorites between the two.

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A History of Robots That Includes Very Early Examples Like an 18th-Century Mechanical Pooping Duck

A History of Robots That Includes Early Examples Like an 18th-Century Mechanical Pooping Duck

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