Quadruped

01.26.14
GE's bringing good things, and massive robots, to life
01.26.14

GE's bringing good things, and massive robots, to life

Welcome to Time Machines, where we offer up a selection of mechanical oddities, milestone gadgets an...

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08.01.13
HyQ quadruped robot makes its first public appearance in London, steps up with new feature (video)
08.01.13

HyQ quadruped robot makes its first public appearance in London, steps up with new feature (video)

Unless you actually work in robotics, you probably don't get to see too many mechanical masterpiec...

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06.17.13
Swiss scientists create catbot: a robot that runs like a cat (video)
06.17.13

Swiss scientists create catbot: a robot that runs like a cat (video)

Someone call MIT's researchers and tell them their terrifying cheetah robot has a long-lost teensy...

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09.11.12
Boston Dynamics shows a quieter, more thoroughbred AlphaDog to DARPA and the Marines (video)
09.11.12

Boston Dynamics shows a quieter, more thoroughbred AlphaDog to DARPA and the Marines (video)

When we last saw Boston Dynamics' AlphaDog (aka LS3), it was strutting through outdoor trials with...

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05.15.12
HyQ is the latest all-terrain quadruped bot, tells Big Dog to bring it on (video)
05.15.12

HyQ is the latest all-terrain quadruped bot, tells Big Dog to bring it on (video)

You might not know this, but you can literally never have enough all-terrain quadrupedal robots......

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09.02.11
PIGORASS quadruped robot baby steps past AIBO's grave (video)
09.02.11

PIGORASS quadruped robot baby steps past AIBO's grave (video)

Does the Uncanny Valley extend to re-creations of our four-legged friends? We'll find out soon eno...

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03.18.09
Video: BigDog turned into BigBull (with BigHorns)
03.18.09

Video: BigDog turned into BigBull (with BigHorns)

BigDog is probably our favorite DARPA-sponsored quadrupedal robot, capable of prancing across the t...

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