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Robotics, Cybernetics, AI and Personhood

From the movies Terminator to Blade Runner, images of cyborgs have captivated many audiences. Yet now, what once was seen as science fiction is apart of everyday scientific explorations. The term cyborg was first introduced in 1948. Today cyborgs are referred to as a human being who is technologically complemented by external or internal devices that supplement or regulate various human body functions.