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The potential of socially assistive robots during infectious disease outbreaks

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Science Robotics  15 Jul 2020:
Vol. 5, Issue 44, eabc9014
DOI: 10.1126/scirobotics.abc9014

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  • Fig. 1 Reducing social isolation for children with robotics.

    Robots can be used to enable remote physical play for kids during social isolation. The child in the left image controls the remote robot in the right image to engage in remote play.

    Photo credit: http://RobotsForGood.yale.edu

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