RoboCup: A Soccer Match, Except The Players Are Humanoid Robots

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RoboCup: A Soccer Match, Except The Players Are Humanoid Robots

More than 1,000 robots from 40 countries descended on Holland, not to take over the world (yet), but to play soccer. Called RoboCup, it's the World Cup played by mildly terrifying biped robots. Participants say they hope they'll have a robot that can outplay a human player by 2050.