'Cos the smaller ones can't tear you up the way adult chimps can. That is, they couldn't until now:
Okay, I see the value of this for humans with serious injuries. It could be a huge step forward for people who have lost limbs or suffered spinal damage.
It still creeps me out. ...Though, in light of the my previous post, we could station these little guys and their robot arms in selected Gents washrooms, as an inducement to restrained behavior....
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