Scientists still aren't sure why the "uncanny valley" freaks you the hell …

When Pixar screened a computer-animated short film called "Tin Toy" in 1988, test audiences hated the sight of the pseudo-realistic baby named "Billy" who terrorized the toys. Such a strong reaction persuaded Pixar to avoid making uncannily realistic human characters - it has since focused its efforts on films about living … » 4/05/12 1:26pm 4/05/12 1:26pm