The Cold, Mechanical Terror Of A LEGO Robot That Can Draw Things

Inspired by the work of famous 18th-century automata builders Pierre Jacquet-Droz and Henri Maillardet, Italian engineer Daniele Benedettelli built this LEGO robot called LEGONARDO. He is programmed to draw. And he will not stop until you are dead (or stop giving him drawings to draw).

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It is as impressive as it is unnerving.

LEGONARDO [Site, via MAKE]

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MossyStump
MossyStump

How is this any different from the kind of technology we've already had for ages, the fact that it has a lego exterior and looks like a person?