Maybe We Trust Robots Too Much

Would you let a stranger into your apartment building?

Granting an unknown person access to a building was a humorous premise for a Seinfeld episode, but the decision to trust a stranger reveals insights into human psychology and touches on broader issues of trust in society. But what if, instead of a human, a robot knocked at your door?

It’s a question that Harvard University senior Serena Booth set out to answer with the help of a small, wheeled robot — well, more like a roving night

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