Experts from around the world have gathered in Geneva this week to find a solution to this ever-growing threat.
The disturbing experiment has been designed to highlight the potential dangers of intelligent machines.
A new theory has put forward the possibility that killer robots have wiped out all intelligent alien life.
A university in South Korea is allegedly working with a defence company to build autonomous killing machines.
General Paul Selva has spoken out about the dangers of creating fully autonomous weapon systems.
Special humanoid robots could soon be used to help grow replacement skin, bones and organs for patients.
The United Nations will be addressing the threat posed by sophisticated autonomous weapons platforms.
As robots automate more and more jobs, will the government be forced to pay everyone a basic wage ?
Shape-shifting robots have become a reality thanks to the creation of this incredible transforming car.
Dancing robots might be nothing new, but what about 1,007 of them all dancing at the same time ?
Researchers from Germany are building an artificial nervous system that will enable robots to feel pain.
Dmitry Itskov maintains that he will live forever by uploading his consciousness in to a robotic body.
Advancements in robotics could eventually create a world where most of us won't need to work at all.
Author Logan Streondj has calculated the point at which robots will outnumber Earth's human population.
Japan's super-realistic 'Geminoid' robots are so convincing that some people can't tell the difference.
A team from Japan succeeded in fending off robots from 40 other countries at a competition in China.
Three polite robots have taken the first tentative steps towards exhibiting a sense of self-awareness.
Two giant mechanized robots could soon be duking it out in a showdown of epic proportions.
Crowds gathered to watch as the two robots tied the knot at an unconventional ceremony in Japan.
Stephen Hawking believes that intelligent robots could be on course to destroy human civilization.