Rarely does a day go by without mention of a new kind of robot popping up in the science headlines. We even keep an entire
on the subject here at Discovery News.
But if the robot revolution really does come to pass, the machines aren't likely to swoop down on us in some sudden and terrifying
scenario. Instead, they'll rise up calmly from the weird places they've been secretly infiltrating. Here we take a look at some of the unexpected places where robots have already staked out positions.