It was a typical online class in the Covid era. Heart-eyes and clapping hands emoji flooded the chat from students aged 6 to 18 as the teacher worked her way through the slideshow presentation. But there was one glaring difference in this remote session: The teacher was a humanoid robot. An artificial intelligence by the name of Sophia.
Mashable’s Cecily Mauran took a STEM class taught by Humanoid Robot, Sophia, leading her to question the future of AI.