Campaign to stop 'killer robots' takes peace mascot to UN

Campaign to stop 'killer robots' takes peace mascot to UN


Publication Title
The Guardian
Publication/Creation Date
October 21 2019
Creators/Contributors
Henry McDonald (creator)
Ray Tait (contributor)
Noel Sharkey (contributor)
University Of Sheffield (contributor)
United Nations (contributor)
Campaign To Stop Killer Robots (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description

An international campaign takes its battle to outlaw “killer robots” to the UN this week with a new ally – a “peace robot”.

Created by an inventor from the BBC programme Robot Wars, the droid, known as David Wreckham, has been recruited to deliver a message to world leaders in New York on Monday.

HCI Platform
Robotical
Location on Body
Entire Body
Source
https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/oct/21/campaign-to-stop-killer-robots-takes-peace-mascot-to-un

Related Collections
Humanoid Robots (2017-2019)
Date archived
October 22 2019
Last edited
October 22 2019
How to cite this entry
Henry McDonald. (October 21 2019). "Campaign to stop 'killer robots' takes peace mascot to UN". The Guardian. The Guardian. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4069