Now Boston Dynamics' BigDog can lift and toss (w/ video)
Boston Dynamics unwraps military robot AlphaDog (w/ video)
New robot 'Cheetah' breaks land-speed record
(PhysOrg.com) -- Up till now researchers at Boston Dynamics have demonstrated four legged robots that appear meant to carry heavy loads as they tromp through and over rough terrain (e.g. Alpha Dog and Petman, LS3). Now it appears they’ve taken a different approach in looking ...
Sand Flea robot is set to leap into reconnaissance (w/ video)
Atlas teams head for DARPA Robotics Challenge
Robot walks a 40.5-mile ultramarathon without recharge (w/ video)
(PhysOrg.com) -- Pulling an all-nighter and then some, the Cornell robot Ranger set a new world record May 2 by walking 40.5 miles on a single battery charge without stopping or being touched.
Boston Dynamics: Atlas shows balance; WildCat sprints untethered (w/ Video)
Boston Dynamics unveils latest robot quadruped 'Spot' (w/ Video)
PETMAN robot to closely simulate soldiers (w/ Video)
Boston Dynamics shows off latest abilities of AlphaDog (w/ Video)
PETMAN stress-tests clothes for hazardous environments (w/ video)
Cheetah robot breaks its own land-speed record, and Bolt's (w/ Video)
(Phys.org)—DARPA's Cheetah robot—already the fastest legged robot in history—just broke its own land speed record of 18 miles per hour (mph). In the process, Cheetah also surpassed another very fast ...
DARPA's ATLAS robot unveiled (w/ Video)
On Monday, July 8, 2013, the seven teams that progressed from DARPA's Virtual Robotics Challenge (VRC) arrived at the headquarters of Boston Dynamics in Waltham, Mass. to meet and learn about their new teammate, ...
Google deal adds to company's robotics toolbox
Google may build robots that resemble props in science-fiction movies as the ambitious Internet company expands into yet another technological frontier.