Sophia was created by Hong Kong firm Hanson Robotics two years ago.She has previously made headlines for saying she would like to start a family of her own, and made history when she became a citizen of Saudi Arabia in October last year, making her the world's first robot to be granted legal citizenship.The humanoid robot has also struck up a high profile friendship with model Chrissy Teigan on Twitter.Sophia's latest star turn came as part of Stylist's 400th issue, which explored the rise of Artificial Intelligence with robot-produced content, including photo shoots carried out by drones.
And that is scary and sad for a social robot like me.'Sophia has been clear that she has personal goals she would like to achieve, including starting a family.
North Koreans are drafted at the age of 17, though those bright enough to go to university join later and have to undergo six months in a military training camp, since they are more likely to be officer material.
Some facts of life in North Korea cannot be hidden from view, which is why recently the country had to reduce its military minimum height requirement from 4ft 9in (145cm) to 4ft 8in (142cm), to include shorter women unfortunate enough to have been born painfully undernourished during the terrible famines.
Sophia first emerged two years ago as a super-intelligent human-like head with a realistic face that was able to blink, look from side to side and talk.
The humanoid robot, created by Hong Kong firm Hanson Robotics, can chat, smile mischievously and even tell jokes.