Originally Posted by Sharon Gaudin
June 20, 2008 (Computerworld) English researchers have developed a robot that can not only create 3-D replicas of objects like shoes and door handles, but it can also replicate itself.
Scientists from the University of Bath in England unveiled an open-source machine that acts like a three-dimensional printer. Instead of printing out documents or pictures on paper, this printer uses blueprints to produce 3-D plastic objects.
This is the next step for robots taking over our world. Why do we even try to make these things.