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From Joerg Pietschmann <piet...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Humor] robot.txt
Date Sat, 20 Dec 2003 19:25:28 GMT
Ben Laurie wrote:
> Stanislaw Lem was actually Polish. And has anyone mentioned he coined 
> the word "robot" (it's Polish for "worker").

The last one isn't correct. The originator of the word "robot"
was a czech guy named Karel Capek:
  http://cmp.felk.cvut.cz/projects/actipret/robot.html

J.Pietschmann


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