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If you’re ever appearing down, do yourself a advantage and watch some footage from the 2015 Darpa Robotics Challenge. This competitor of bipedal animals gave robots up against a number of challenges, from revolving valves to driving a car. But they struggled to open doors, much less stand for a respectable quantity of duration. The … Read More

This robot is a better jumper than you

Salto robot( left) and its animal inspiration Image: Composite/ Stephen McNally/ Minden Pictures/ ap Researchers are looking to the natural world for inspiration that will one day used to help pattern life-saving robots. Salto is a monopedal and somewhat skeletal 10.2 -inch-tall robot that they are able jump-start higher and more rapidly than most other … Read More

Disney’s lizard-like robot VertiGo is a wall-climbing nightmare

It’s not a character in a brand-new animated movie, but VertiGo, a robot been developed by Disney, would fit right into those imaginary on-screen worlds. VertiGo can move gracefully from the dirt to the wall and ascent along walls vertically like a lizard, even on uneven surfaces. The 4.5 -pound VertiGo robot, was established by … Read More