Robots may seem like something that only appears in books and movies. In fact, scientists and engineers have been building and testing robots for many years. The history of robots has many examples from vacuum cleaners to computers and toys. Robots can be helpful in our daily lives.
Scientists create robots to help with tasks that need to be done over-and-over. Some examples include building cars and harvesting vegetables. More products can be made in a shorter amount of time if the tasks are done faster.
Robots can also help when a task might be too dangerous for humans to do. This includes exploring the deep sea or flying into outer space. Scientists and engineers have even created cars that drive on their own!
Robot technology has also led to many inventions that are entertaining. Remote-controlled toys, drones, and even kits to build-your-own robot are fun ways to experience the ways robots can be used in our daily lives.
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