Sundayspotlight

Sundayspotlight

100 years of robots: How technology — and our lives — have changed

Monday marks 100 years since a play at the National Theatre in Prague introduced the idea of robots. Since then, robots have evolved from sci-fi fantasy to everyday necessity. @byjacobward has this week’s #SundaySpotlight.

1/24/2021 5:13:00 PM

Monday marks 100 years since a play at the National Theatre in Prague introduced the idea of robots. Since then, robots have evolved from sci-fi fantasy to everyday necessity. byjacobward has this week’s SundaySpotlight.

Monday marks 100 years since a play at the National Theatre in Prague introduced the idea of robots. Over the last century, they have become integral to our everyday lives. In this week’s Sunday Spotlight, NBC’s Jacob Ward looks back at the history of these machines.

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Emotional video shows 2-year-old walking again after being paralyzed

In December of 2020, Alaric Bridgeman was diagnosed with transverse myelitis -- a neurological disorder that affects the spinal cord nerves.

byjacobward I bet he was treated with some kind of injustice