Boston Dynamics have amazed us more than once over the years having created some of the most incredible and, at times, scariest (not in the uncanny valley sense but more on the Terminator is real sense) robots. Their creations range from the jumping Precision Urban Hopper, the incredibly realistic dynamically balanced humanoid PETMAN, and, of… Read More »
Boston Dynamics have released a new video of their humanoid robot PETMAN which we met for the first time last October. The new humanoid prototype walks faster than the previous one reaching speeds of over 4 miles per hour. PETMAN is different than most other humanoid robots under development because it more closely matches the… Read More »
BigDog makers Boston Dynamics know how to build great robots but they also know how to have fun. Check out their video of BigDog transformed to the most menacing of mechanical bulls. Any bullfighter going against this monster would need some very big guns and balls of steel.
Boston Dynamics makers of BigDog, i.e., the coolest robot ever made, are in the process of building a dynamically balanced humanoid. PETMAN is their new 2-legged robot sponsored by the US Army for the purpose of testing chemical protection clothing for the soldiers. Boston Dynamics has not released much information about PETMAN other than that… Read More »
Looks like Boston Dynamics makers of the very well known Big Dog robot are at it again. A recently released video shows a new, small, 4-wheeled robot that can leap over obstacles of up to 7.5 meters high. The robot which can be seen in action in the video below, utilizes a piston-actuated leg to… Read More »
Check out the video below showing Boston Dynamics’ 4-legged BigDog robot traversing a number of different surfaces. The video shows the robot which can carry a payload of more than 300 lbs climb a steep hill, traverse a surface covered with snow or ice, jump over obstacles, and walk over rumble. It is fantastic how… Read More »