Thursday, 23 December 2010

Amazing Automatons: Ancient Robots & Victorian Androids

When we say that today’s rapidly changing technology is set to transform the way we live in unimaginable ways, we should remember that people thought much the same thing in earlier centuries - whether in the time of the clockwork revolution in the eighteenth century or as a result of the scientific advances of the Industrial Revolution in the Victorian era.

Click here to find some amazing examples of fascinating early robots and automatons, the creations of great engineering and marvellous imagination.

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