What is real and what is not?

This compilation of robots and animated automata has been created to be thought provoking. The examples shift between technology that is a reality, a probability and an impossibility. The edges are blurred and some of the freakish things actually exist and others are the work of pure CGI. Marvel at the artistry involved in making men mimic machines and conversely the machines that seek to imitate the human form. The question is can you work out which are which?

http://www.reuters.com/video/2011/12/01/meet-icub-the-closest-thing-to-an-intell?videoId=226037355&rpc=14#1

http://vimeo.com/2832526

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