‘Baby’ robot learns like a human

Cute — Babybot’s “brain” is a cluster of 20 computers running neural networks meant to mimic a biological neural system and learn in a similar way.

Photo credits: LIRA-Lab, University of Genoa, Italy

One video (avi format) shows the robot experimenting with a rubber duck, while another clip shows Babybot examining a ball.

Via New Scientist.