The fascinating untold story of how the ancients imagined
robots and other forms of artificial life―and even invented real
The first robot to walk the earth was a bronze giant called
Talos. This wondrous machine was created not by MIT Robotics Lab,
but by Hephaestus, the Greek god of invention. More than 2,500
years ago, long before medieval automata, and centuries before
technology made self-moving devices... more...