From The Jetsons to the Bicentennial Man, TV series and movies have always been light-years ahead in imagining robots walking amongst us mere mortals.

Are we there yet? Not yet, but humans have been constantly working on developing the robotic technology and, interestingly, they are not just making robots for obvious uses that people have thought of. Today we take a look at 15 ways in which humans have found several quirky, unique uses for Robots throughout history: