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Leonardo Da Vinci sketched plans of human-like robot
New automatons are created, famous robotic duck
Henry Ford makes first conveyor belt
Karel Capek uses word robot to describe robots that resembled humans in his play
First true toy robot is made in Japan. It was called Lilliput.
Alan Turing releases paper that starts computer generation
Science writer Isaac Asimov writes short story 'Liar!'. Explained the 3 laws of robotics.
Alan Turing performs test to determine if a machine can think for itself
George Devol and Joe Engleberger design the first robot arm that was programmed.
Soviet Union releases 'Sputnik' First artificial satellite
IBM 360 is first computer in mass-production
Space Odyssey becomes a movie
Neil Armstrong lands on the moon
Star Wars: A New Hope is released
First educational Lego robot is released
Eight-legged robot, Dante II walks successfully
IBM computer, Deep Blue, beats chess world champion
Lego creates Inventions system
Sony releases Aibo, first robotic dog
Honda debuts ASIMO, first of its series of humanoid robots
Smallest ever robot is released. 7cm tall and weights 10grams. It is a helicopter that would be used as a flying camera/drone in many global disaster, earthquakes, tsunami etc.
Students at Cornell University build the first ever, self-replicating robots.
Roomba, the automatic vacuum cleaner, is released and becomes a global phenomenon.
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