A Robot with a Plan (image) Brown University Share Print E-Mail Caption New research shows that robots can learn abstract representations of the world that are useful in planning for multi-step tasks, something that's monumentally difficult for robots to do. Here, a robot learns useful abstractions about the world by executing a set of motor skills. Credit Intelligent Robot Lab / Brown University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.