• Live Mermaids Swimming in Our Pool!
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    Live Mermaids Swimming in Our Pool!

    [MUSIC PLAYING] -It’s summer time, and in our house, that means lots of outdoor activity, because if the kids are inside all day long, I will go crazy. Rylan is the huge swimmer in our family, and this year for her birthday, she got a mermaid tail. And she’s been having so much fun with it and the other kids have been stealing it so often that we finally got them each their own tails, and now we have mermaids in our pool. And I forgot to mention the shark that trolls the waters too. You’re looking way too comfortable their, Bailey. -We were just reading our books and then…

  • Tonight Showbotics: Jimmy Meets Sophia the Human-Like Robot
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    Tonight Showbotics: Jimmy Meets Sophia the Human-Like Robot

    -♪ Tonight Showbotics, Tonight Showbotics ♪ ♪ Yeah ♪ -Welcome to “Tonight Showbotics.” Let’s meet our first robot. Please welcome, from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Howie Choset and Snake Bot. How you doing, buddy? -Nice to meet you. -Howie, nice to see you. -♪ Yeah ♪ -Thank you for coming on the show. I’m assuming this is Snake Bot. -What gave it away? -[ Laughs ] Yeah. It looks really — It looks very — I don’t know. Just — It looks like a snake. Yeah. But it looks very — It looks heavy. Is it heavy? -No, it’s pretty light. So you’re probably wondering, you know, “Why build…