Robotics: from Automatons to the Roomba

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This title presents the history of robotics. Vivid text details how early mechanical automatons led to the advanced, intelligent robots of today. It also puts a spotlight on the brilliant scientists who made these advances possible. Useful sidebars, rich images, and a glossary help readers understand the science and its importance. Maps and diagrams provide context for critical discoveries in the field. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing.

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Grouping Title robotics from automatons to the roomba
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title_display Robotics : from Automatons to the Roomba
title_full Robotics : from Automatons to the Roomba / by Racquel Foran ; content consultant, Lisa Nocks, PhD
title_short Robotics :
title_sub from Automatons to the Roomba
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