Developing technology is fascinating to watch. We humans are clearly making monumental progress right before our very eyes. DARPA‘s Pet-Proto Robot, for example, can now climb stairs and traverse large obstacles that even some humans would find difficult. This robot, reminiscent of a real-life terminator, could be the next piece of kit stopping criminals in the street. Let’s just hope it doesn’t become self-aware!
- Watch DARPA’s Pet-Proto Robot Navigate Obstacles (makezine.com)
- DARPA Robots Now Use Tools (sgtreport.com)
- DARPA working on low-cost robot hands, aims to make yours even more idle (video) (engadget.com)