Turing the Uncanny Valley


Genesis 1:27

Robert Anders Wiki Commons

Robots. We make them in our own image, not from clay but from cogs, servos, and circuitry. It really does depend on our definition of the word “image.” Does it mean that they pass for us on the street, or remain unrecognized for what they are over telephone lines or chat programs? Does it mean they look like us? Think like us? Or, does it mean, perhaps, both.



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Rob Furey

Rob Furey


Rob is a professor of integrated science at Harrisburg University where he teaches biology and forensics courses. He writes both fiction and non-fiction.