Robot Docents — Coming To A Museum Near You04:01

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When you go to a museum, you probably expect to see docents guiding visitors around the exhibits. But what if your guide was a metallic, glassy-eyed robot? Some of the Smithsonian museums in Washington, D.C., are actually trying them out.

WAMU's Mikaela Lefrak (@mikafrak) went down to meet one.

This segment aired on May 9, 2018.

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