automatons

Creepy 18th Century Robot Comes Back To Life

Creepy 18th Century Robot Comes Back To Life

Back in the 18th century, this automaton called ‘The Writer’ was built by Jaquet Droz. After more than 200 years, the robot has been reanimated, and it’s way creepier than any robot made today.

Incredibly Realistic Silver Swan Automaton Was Made In 1700s

Incredibly Realistic Silver Swan Automaton Was Made In 1700s

If this Silver Swan automaton were invented yesterday, it would have surprised me for its realism, and the fact that it’s made of glass and silver. When I learnt it’s from the 18th century, it completely blew me away.