“The greatest thing you’ll ever learn Is just to love and be loved in return.” – “Nature Boy”, Nat King Cole The lights buzzed and flickered overhead, coming to life and announcing Sahdi’s arrival.   Four small bots busied themselves, tending to the vertically stacked plants flanking the entryway of the apartment.   Sticking his fingers into […]

I made a robot on a hot Summer day. I wore my old Wisconsin shirt with athletic shorts to stay cool. But it was one of those particularly humid, Midwestern, hot Summer days. The kind where the heat just sticks to you; chasing you even into the shade. I assembled the legs, arms, and torso. […]