It’s a terrier’s world, we just live in it

The Robot and the Fox Terrier

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Karel Capek invented the term Robot in his 1929 play Rossums Universal Robot, from the Czech word for work. He also wrote a book about his fox terrier, Dashenka, which has been translated into Japanese (with new illustrations).

Photo by Bonito Club at Flickr. The photographers rescued two terrierish dogs at the end of 2007

Robots created by Westinghouse for the 1939 World’s Fair


Written by aterrier

June 25, 2008 at 5:04 am

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