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Humans is a British-American science fiction television series based on the award-winning Swedish science fiction drama Real Humans. The series explores the emotional impact of the blurring of the lines between humans and machines.

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In Humans, what are the hybrids?

At the end of Humans, they discuss a new human-synth hybrid, but I don't really understand how it works. The season finale discussed the blood getting mixed, but that should have killed Leo. Also, why ...
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Why do synths have individual appearances?

I'm looking for an in-universe reason for the manufacturers of synths to make each one appear unique. (Out-of-universe reasons are easy to come by: actors rarely look identical to each other, camera ...
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Tv Series (Humans) - Do I have a False Memory?

When the TV show "Humans" first aired, I caught a fraction of an episode while channel surfing. I've just watched Season 1 in a marathon session, and there's no sign of the scene I remember... In the ...
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Short story that might be the basis of the Humans TV show

Years ago I read a book of sci fi short stories. In it was a story about a woman who was not coping well following the birth of her first child. Her husband brought home a robot servant to help her. ...
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Differences in appearance between synths and humans

In the TV series "Humans", you can get a feel for who is human and who is a synth, but it's very subtle. Also, I suspect that a given synth looks more human-like at a given time, such when Anita's ...
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In the TV series Humans, what was the point of Anita/Mia taking Sophie outside in the Rain?

At the end of episode 1 the TV series Humans, we see the synth (robot) Anita carries a sleeping Sophie out in the rain at night. In episode 2, Sophie's mother, Laura, asks Sophie why her pyjamas are ...