Video: Robots Which Will Someday Care for the Elderly and the Sick

Posted on October 15, 2010

CNN's Ali Velshi got to see a new robot in action which someday could take over many household tasks, such as cleaning and caring for the elderly. The robots have been sent to researchers all over the world to write practical apps for a number of industries. This particular robot was programmed by the Center for Healthcare Robots at Georgia Tech to find an elderly person and give them their pill bottle. This is just the beginning of the amazing things these robots will do in just a few years. Take a look: