Mini Poll Results

Robots Among Us?

In 2030, do you think we will have robots that can do the following things? Check all that apply.
  • 74%
    Drive cars that have no human controls
  • 73%
    Drive trains that have no human controls
  • 7%
    Race in NASCAR
  • 31%
    Fly airplanes without human pilot supervision
  • 58%
    Live on Mars as explorers
  • 15%
    Make delicious artisan goat cheese
  • 17%
    Groom people
  • 24%
    Groom pets
  • 44%
    Be pets
  • 10%
    Date us
  • 7%
    Date each other
  • 2%
    Marry
  • 38%
    Report the news
  • 8%
    Play professional football, replacing human players
  • 5%
    Scout professional baseball teams, replacing every colorful former player
  • 72%
    Clean our homes
  • 84%
    Clean our streets
  • 19%
    Teach in schools
  • 41%
    Work in hospitals as porters and aides
  • 21%
    Work in hospitals as surgeons
  • 31%
    Work in labs as technicians
  • 46%
    Work in pharmacies as dispensers
  • 36%
    Work in public and private buildings as security guards
  • 21%
    Take care of seniors
  • 15%
    Take care of children
  • 55%
    Fight in the military