/ Modified feb 19, 2016 4:06 p.m.

NOVA: Rise of the Robots

Join the race to build the most advanced humanoid robots as they battle real-world challenges. Wednesday at 9 p.m. on PBS 6.

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Follow the robots – and the engineers that program them – as they strive to make their way out of the lab and into the real world. But how capable are they, really? How close are we to a future where humanoid robots are part of our everyday lives? And what are the implications of a future with robots that can do a human’s job? NOVA investigates the cutting-edge technologies that are advancing robotics as never before… and the enormous challenges that the robots still face.

NOVA: Rise of the Robots, Wednesday at 9 p.m. on PBS 6.



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