Meet Aimi Eguchi, Japan’s Most Famous Robot Pop Star


Last week, thousands of Japanese AKB48 fans were shocked to learn that the pop group's newest member is actually a robot composite of the group's six other members. It was a whole big thing, basically. Anyway, Gizmodo has a bunch of the technological backstory, which you can read here, or you can just watch Aimi make truly terrifying dog noises in the second video below. Learn or gawk: The choice is yours.