Tag: robots

Feb 22, 2021

This Guy Built an Automatic Pool Cue and Gave It a Brain to Eventually Become Unbeatable

This Guy Built an Automatic Pool Cue and Gave It a Brain to Eventually Become Unbeatable

The build process is amazing to see

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Feb 8, 2021

World’s Longest Field Goal – Robot vs NFL Kicker

World’s Longest Field Goal – Robot vs NFL Kicker

Mark Rober built a field kicking robot to take on Matt Prater, who holds the record for the longest NFL field goal (64 yards)

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Feb 1, 2021

Spot Just Got an Arm..

Spot Just Got an Arm..

Now that Spot has an arm in addition to legs and cameras, it can do mobile manipulation

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Dec 29, 2020

To End 2020, Boston Dynamics Release Their Most Impressive (and Slightly Terrifying) Demo Yet

To End 2020, Boston Dynamics Release Their Most Impressive (and Slightly Terrifying) Demo Yet

Boston Dynamics got the whole squad together for this one

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Jul 14, 2020

A Robot Spy Gorilla’s Incredible Encounter with an Actual Gorilla Troop

A Robot Spy Gorilla’s Incredible Encounter with an Actual Gorilla Troop

Giant Silverback has entered the chat

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Jun 16, 2020

This Commercial for the Impending Robot Apocalypse is Kinda Cute

This Commercial for the Impending Robot Apocalypse is Kinda Cute

Boston Dynamics’ robot ‘Spot’ never ceases to amaze.. and slightly terrify

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Sep 26, 2019

Oh Good, Boston Dynamics Has Robots Doing Parkour Now

Oh Good, Boston Dynamics Has Robots Doing Parkour Now

I, for one, welcome our new agile overlords

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Aug 21, 2019

Guy Builds a ‘Useless Machine’ and Gives it a Little Sass

Guy Builds a ‘Useless Machine’ and Gives it a Little Sass

Who you calling useless?!

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Apr 22, 2019

10 Robots Working Together To Pull a Giant Truck

10 Robots Working Together To Pull a Giant Truck

Watch 10 Spot Robots from Boston Dynamics haul a truck (~1 degree uphill, truck in neutral)

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Oct 31, 2018

When NASA Has a Pumpkin Carving Contest Expect Over-Engineered Goodness

NASA/JPL-Caltech

This is what happens when engineers take a break from building space robots

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