DW – Instead of focusing on how they’re made, “Robots,” the London Science Museum’s new blockbuster exhibition, looks into why humans have always been obsessed with creating an automated version of themselves.

The exhibition features an extensive collection of over 100 robots, from a 16th-century mechanical monk to the most advanced models. The development of these human-machines over the last 500 years reflects religious beliefs, the industrial revolution, popular culture and visions of the future.  – read more