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Jun. 22, 2011

The Robots Are Coming

by Katherine

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Are you prepared for the robot apocalypse?

This week on Science Friday, we’ll be talking with Daniel H. Wilson, a Ph.D. in robotics who has just released the science fiction thriller Robopocalypse. In the book, the technology we rely on develops a mind of its own and sets out to destroy humankind. As you might imagine, things get worse before they get better.

Steven Spielberg has already bought the film rights to the book, so check it out before it hits the big screen. Get a taste of the book here in this excerpt from Chapter 1. Read more

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