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12.07.16
UC Berkeley researchers built a wall-jumping robot
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UC Berkeley researchers built a wall-jumping robot

The extra agility could one day prove useful in search and rescue operations.

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07.27.12
Chinese microbot walks on water, skims the surface of insect-inspired design
07.27.12

Chinese microbot walks on water, skims the surface of insect-inspired design

Bugs are creepy. You don't need to be an entomophobe to empathize with that sentiment. But bugs ar...

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09.15.09
Video: Precision Urban Hopper leaps over fences, makes enemies cringe
09.15.09

Video: Precision Urban Hopper leaps over fences, makes enemies cringe

It's only been a few months since we heard from the whiz kids over at Boston Dynamics, and honestly...

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08.27.09
Video: Robohopper gets wings, Icarus complex
08.27.09

Video: Robohopper gets wings, Icarus complex

Remember the tiny 5cm robot grasshopper that could leap like a superhero but had trouble landing it...

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05.08.09
Robot that can jump twenty-five feet in the air coming to the US military
05.08.09

Robot that can jump twenty-five feet in the air coming to the US military

Boston Dynamics -- which previously made a robot called the BigDog -- has been enlisted by Sandia N...

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05.21.08
Grasshoppper "robot" sets new high-jump record
05.21.08

Grasshoppper "robot" sets new high-jump record

While it doesn't exactly boast all that many robot-like characteristics, this grasshopper-inspired...

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