A new exhibit at Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry will let visitors see firsthand how robots are changing the way people live and work.
In addition to the standard books and movies, you can now check out at Chicago Public Libraries small robots that teach computer programming.
At the Chicago Math and Science Academy, students are becoming young experts in robotics and winning awards for them. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.
Robots for love, war and cleaning your room are all on display at the Museum of Science and Industry for National Robotics Week.
Automate 2011 is underway at McCormick Place, with manufacturers showing off hundreds of different robots that can do anything from dangerous industrial jobs to helping senior citizens manage their lives.