This Robot’s Only Mission Is To Hurt You

Jun 13, 2016 at 3:59 PM ET

Forget robots that smile or manufacture cars or politely tell you that they don’t understand the question: one has finally arrived whose sole purpose is to hurt humans.

Artist and roboticist’s Alexander Reben latest creation is a small robot armed with a needle. It uses the needle to randomly stab people. Or not. Reben says his creation was designed to get people to think about the implications of artificial intelligence before it’s too late.

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