I saw a robot making a section of society redundant

Admittedly it was 70’s college students in North America, a section of society that time has also made redundant – but let’s not split hairs.

Here is a video that I took at the Questacon science museum of the nearly unbeatable robot air hockey player:

It was playing a four year old boy at the time, hence the slow puck, but it could handle much faster shots with ease. And for those who like a bit of gender equality in their blog posts, I also  saw the only goal for the whole day being scored by a nimble young lass.

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