Ever wish you had a handy robot around to fetch your lunch for you? Students at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia are lucky enough to do just that. Grabbing a meal on the go has never been easier. Meal delivery robots are the new techie trend that might just replace your Postmates app.
You might be shocked to visit George Mason University and see robots roaming the college campus. That’s because they’re one of the first universities to implement a robotic meal delivery program. The school collaborated with Starship Technologies to provide this remarkable technology to students.
Starship Technologies officer Ryan Tuohy stated that, “We were amazed by the volume of orders that we had when we turned the service on.” @helenalex geeked out on Twitter, “
#deliveryrobot zooming past @openuniversity. These little bots always make me smile.”
— Helen Clough (@helenalex) October 17, 2018
Surprisingly, Geroge Mason University students have already adjusted to seeing their robotic buddies bringing their food to them. Some college kids have even started taking selfies with them and dressing them up for the holidays. Student Grace Pereira-Plaza shared that, “We find it normal now, seeing them go by, it’s like ‘oh there they are.'”
— go stupid (@mothspree) April 5, 2019
Take A Byte
Unlike your favorite food delivery app, meal delivery robots guarantee to deliver your food within 30 minutes. You can even track them as they race your cuisine to you at a whopping four miles per hour.
Whether you like it or not, it appears that meal delivery robots are here to stay. And if you see one, don’t forget to take a selfie! It’ll make your Instagram a lot cooler. @Stasisesque swooned on Twitter, “I saw it again! #deliveryrobot”
— Lou ? (@Stasisesque) February 10, 2018
These Boys Wanted Adventure — And Ended Up Trapped in A Real Life Lord Of The Flies
Sometimes, truth is even stranger than fiction. While most people know the dark and frightening tale of Lord of the Flies, many do not know about the true story of what happened when six teenagers were left stranded on a deserted island in the South Pacific. But now, finally, the story is out — and what actually happened is far more unbelievable than any storybook.
Stranded In The Freezing Alaskan Wilderness, A Clue In The Snow Cracks The Story Of This Missing Man
With inches of snow pilings and temperatures dipping 15 degrees below zero, Tyson Steele was alone in the Alaska wilderness fighting for his life. He decided to do something desperate in hopes that he would survive to tell his story. And just when he had nearly given up hope, search teams spotted a clue.
Family Secrets Exposed When Man Learns Truth About His Adoptive Parents
Imagine everyone around you is in on a secret, except you. “I found out that everything I knew about myself was a lie.” Steve Lickteig was like many adopted children in hoping that one day he would learn the truth about his biological parents. But when the truth finally revealed itself, it exposed family secrets that would forever alter their life together.