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Have We Found the Origin of the "Uncanny Valley" in the Brain?

News   Jul 02, 2019 | Original story from the University of Cambridge

 
Have We Found the Origin of the "Uncanny Valley" in the Brain?

Feel a bit strange looking at this almost-human android? Researchers think they have discovered the brain regions responsible. Credit: Max Braun via Flickr under CC BY-SA 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/

 
 
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