Broadcast on July 20, 2019
Available until July 20, 2020
We received a question from a Russian listener who asked about robots in Japan. Anastasia Monakova reports in Russian on cutting-edge robots playing various roles in society. She also interviews Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro, who astonished the world by creating an android that looks exactly like himself. He introduces his new android, ERICA, who has both desires and intentions and can converses with people by reading their facial expressions. Anastasia asks Dr. Ishiguro about the future of humans and robots. Let's take a look at the future of robots in Japan.