May 7: This day in sci-fi history

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May 7, 2017

On this day in 1952, Geoffrey Dummer first published the concept of the integrated circuit, which is, on a lot of levels ... the basis for all modern computers.

And so, we've chosen once again to bring you a Sunday full of YouTube videos. This time? A by-no-means exhaustive list of beloved robots.

R2-D2 (Star Wars)

 

Dot Matrix (Spaceballs)

 

Johnny 5 (Short Circuit)

 

Robbie the Robot (Forbidden Planet)

 

Data (Star Trek: The Next Generation)

 

The Cylons (Battlestar Galactica)

 

Rosie (The Jetsons)