VertiGo - A Wall-Climbing Robot Including Ground-Wall Transition


Disney Research have just released a video of their VertiGo Wall Climbing robot. It uses propellers to provide thrust enabling it to stick to and travel in any direction on vertical surfaces.

Link to Disney Research Website

MIT cheetah robot lands the running jump


MIT have developed the first 4 legged robot with the ability to autonomously jump over obstacles without the use of a tether  or safety harness.

More information on their website

Source :: Wired

Boston Dynamics WildCat

Boston Dynamics have developed a new all terrain four legged robot with a top speed of 16 mph. This video shoes it untethered for the first time.

Find out more on the Boston Dynamics Website

DARPA's Pet-Proto Robot

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DARPAS amazing new Atlas robot prototype is able to autonomously navigate stairs, walk along ledges and steady its self using its arms. Not long before these are competing in ninja warrior.


Quantic Dream's Kara - Performance Capture tech demo

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Quantic Dream, makers of Heavy Rain have just released a very impressive Performance Capture Tech demo featuring the birth of a self aware robot named Kara.