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  • A robot passes a self awareness test
  • A robot passes a self awareness test
    Clapway (2015) ©
SIGNAL

A robot passes a self awareness test

Humans have long been captivated by the magic – and potential threat – of AI. The prospect of a dystopian future ruled by robot overlords has been embraced by cinema, from the malfunctioning HAL to the traitorous Ava of Ex-Machina. And now, a real robot has demonstrated self awareness.

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