January 13, 2006
The Robots Are Coming
Daniel H. Wilson builds robots that could one day rise up and kill us all. But don't say he didn't warn you.
Mr. Wilson, who last fall earned a Ph.D. in robotics from Carnegie Mellon University, is the author of How to Survive a Robot Uprising: Tips on Defending Yourself Against the Coming Rebellion (Bloomsbury). The new book is full of tips that will come in handy if ... er, when robots try to destroy us.
"The robots already hold dominion over more planets than humankind,