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Professor Shigeki Sugano, head of the Department of Modern Mechanical Engineering at Tokyo's Waseda University, poses next to Twendy One. The human symbiotic robot "Twendy One" that is being developed to aid in labor shortage and in aging societies. The 1.5 meter tall and 111 kg heavy robot is able to assist lift a human and also is dextrous enough to massage.
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