They are coming for our jobs and then they will take the pistes. Are immigrants taking up skiing in record numbers? A side event at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics had robots skiing a slalom course. Eight teams from universities and private companies created robots that had to be at least 50cm tall and stand on two legs with elbow and knee joints. They had to ski down the slope using sensors that detected where the gates were so they knew when to turn.
Source: The Times February 14, 2018 00:00 UTC