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This edition: "Metalhead" Baymax and "Robopocalypse"

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Episode Details

Original tape date: June 4, 2018.

First aired: March 7, 2019.

Are robots taking over our world? What’s the difference between a robot and an AI?

A look at Black Mirror’s “Metalhead” episode, and Baymax and Daniel H. Wilson’s “Robopocalypse” series, with Wilson himself and the Carnegie Mellon professor who taught him (almost) everything he knows, Chris Atkeson, Professor at the Robotics Institute and
Human-Computer Interaction Institute.

Guest List

Christopher G. Atkeson Professor, The Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Daniel H. Wilson Author