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Military tests 6-foot-tall Terminator-like robot… Don’t worry, they say they’re only for peaceful purposes
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Military tests 6-foot-tall Terminator-like robot… Don’t worry, they say they’re only for peaceful purposes

By Kit Eaton Boston Dynamics has been busy working on an entrant for DARPA’s Virtual Robotics Challenge, a contest aimed to create robots that can help in disaster situations. Of course, they could also be used by the military… Now, Boston Dynamics has revealed its entrant: A 6-foot-tall humanoid robot called Atlas. Compared to the bumbling, tottering, and slow humanoid […]