A tiny pogo-jumping bot created by UC Berkeley’s Biomimetic Millisystems Lab.
Salto 1-P (an acronym for saltatorial locomotion on terrain obstacles) is designed to mimic the saltatorial (jumping) locomotion of animals like kangaroos and rabbits.
MIT’s new and improved Cheetah 3 quadruped robot gallops across rough terrain, climbs debris laden stairs, recovers from impact and leaps onto a desk – all without the aid of any visual sensors.
Cassie, an ‘ostrich-inspired’ bipedal robot created by Agility Robotics has a playdate with Spot – Boston Dynamics robo-quadruped.
Aren’t they adorable?
This is probably how they’ll cavort when they’ve killed all humans.
Previously: Little Help?
Yours for €1800 – the 3D-printed Doublehand from Youbionic – a glove with two finger controlled robotic hands.
A hundred and one uses, surely.
Taiwanese choreographer, inventor and video artist Huang Yi dances a duet with KUKA — a robot he programmed — set to the cello stylings of Joshua Roman.
Wilton Shopping Centre, Wilton, Cork.
‘The Omnivend…It’s a machine for paying bills, You can pay 8 or 9 different bills at once, and not a human being in sight….
Examples of the magnificently detailed monochrome murals of Sheffield-based artist Phlegm, including a new 5 storey tall robot (last 2 pix and video) on Chapel Street in Melbourne, Australia.