At Institute for the Future, we are researching the future of robotics. During the course of my colleague Jake Dunagan's rigorous scan of the literature, he came across this, apparently titled "Robot from Gamma IX!" For more, please see "20 Awesome Robot Tattoos" on Botropolis.
David Pescovitz is Boing Boing's co-editor/managing partner. He's also a research director at Institute for the Future. On Instagram, he's @pesco.