Bipedal

06.01.15
Oregon State's robo-ostrich blindly clambers over obstacles
06.01.15

Oregon State's robo-ostrich blindly clambers over obstacles

So what if some mechanical cheetah can hop curbs in stride? The ATRIAS bipedal robot from Oregon S...

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10.24.13
AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights
10.24.13

AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights

Until recently, bipedal robots have sometimes had to take interesting approaches to imitate human...

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03.16.13
Insert Coin semifinalist: cSpring bipedal robot platform hands-on (video)
03.16.13

Insert Coin semifinalist: cSpring bipedal robot platform hands-on (video)

Those looking to tinker with humanoid robots aren't exactly lacking for options these days, but Co...

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03.26.12
Hume: the bipedal 'Parkour' robot (video)
03.26.12

Hume: the bipedal 'Parkour' robot (video)

A future threatened by wild robotic rottweilers with no humanoid dog-walkers to keep them in check?...

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10.31.11
Boston Dynamics PETMAN portends the pending robot apocalypse
10.31.11

Boston Dynamics PETMAN portends the pending robot apocalypse

If the sight of Boston Dynamics' unstoppable Alpha Dog didn't convince you of the coming robot ap...

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08.15.11
MABEL running robot snags bipedal speed title, cue 'Rocky' theme (video)
08.15.11

MABEL running robot snags bipedal speed title, cue 'Rocky' theme (video)

MABEL the running robot has been training hard, grabbing the title of "fastest bipedal robot with...

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05.16.11
Bipedal robots learn to shuffle, evolve toward doing the twist (video)
05.16.11

Bipedal robots learn to shuffle, evolve toward doing the twist (video)

Yes, some robots are evolving to a point where they can play instruments and swing a hammer. Hi...

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09.20.10
fuRo Core bipedal robot can squat with a 100kg payload, puts your puny muscles to shame (video)
09.20.10

fuRo Core bipedal robot can squat with a 100kg payload, puts your puny muscles to shame (video)

What's nearly two meters tall, weighs 230kg, and can lift the equivalent of a generously proportion...

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08.03.10
Lego bipedal bot takes several small stairs for man, one big fall for robotkind (video)
08.03.10

Lego bipedal bot takes several small stairs for man, one big fall for robotkind (video)

Climbing stairs is one of the hardest physical tasks for a bipedal collection of motors and circuit...

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