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Submission + - 'Somewhat alive' robots make humans embarrassed (nzherald.co.nz)

mikaere writes: This article discusses new research that suggests humans may be willing to take off their clothes in front of Star Wars robot R2-D2, but undressing in front of the more human-like C-3PO may be asking too much.

Would you be too embarrassed to get you kit off in front of a human-like robot ? Would it help if they averted their eyes ?

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'Somewhat alive' robots make humans embarrassed

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