Selasa, 19 Agustus 2014

Welcome To Uncanny Valley

…where robots make you want to throw up.


Do You Find This Android Revolting?


Do You Find This Android Revolting?


If so, you are not alone. This is a result of a theory known as The Uncanny Valley.

First discovered by robotics professor Masahiro Mori in 1970, The Uncanny Valley is defined as a level of realism in robots in which the human observer has a negative reaction. Any less realistic and we feel empathy; any more realistic and we can't distinguish that it's artificial.

But that space in-between in which you want to puke or kick it? That's The Uncanny Valley.


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Here's a chart that explains it:


Here's a chart that explains it:


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In other words: This robot is cute...


In other words: This robot is cute...


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And this one is horrifying.


And this one is horrifying.


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