february, 2020

tue25feb6:00 pm7:30 pmTED Talk Discussion6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Wiseburn LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Computers & Technology,Science & Mathematics,STEAM


(Tuesday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Wiseburn Library

5335 W 135th St, Hawthorne, CA 90250

Event Details

Watch TED Talks at the library and join the discussion! This month, watch experts talk about new types of robots and what it’s like to be a robot. To read more on this topic, check out our related books at the reference desk.

First, roboticist Marc Raibert introduces you to”Meet Spot, the Robot Dog That Can Run, Hop and Open Doors”. Next, AI expert Noriko Arai asks”Can a Robot Pass a University Entrance Exam?” Third, join Huang Yi and KUKA for a special performance of “A Human-Robot Dance Duet.” Finally, social scientist Leila Takayama explains “What’s It Like To Be A Robot?”

TED is the owner of TED talks. These videos are being shown under the Creative Commons license (non-commercial). These videos may be viewed at: tinyurl.com/TEDRaibert; tinyurl.com/TEDArai; tinyurl.com/TEDYi; and tinyurl.com/TEDTakayama. Refreshments may be served. A list of ingredients will be available upon request.

Suitable for adults

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