Heather Knight and Data Featured on CNN | CNN (Feb 2012)

A doctoral student at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute and owner of a firm called Marilyn Monrobot, Knight specializes in social robotics -- the interaction of humans and robots. Data is an entertainer who -- through his sensors, memory and programming -- provides a foundation for a future of routine human-robot relationships. For Knight, putting Data on stage is a means to an end.  "I think that robotics has a tremendous amount to work with from theater," she said. Link to article