View Full Version : Boston Dynamics, Makers of BigDog robot, Bring us Creepy Tree/Wall Climbing Bug Robot

29th September 06, 10:56 AM

This does not scare me as much as the Japanese Snake-bot, but it's still creepy. Imagine putting a plastic chasis on these fuckers to make them look liek roaches and seeing them crawling up your walls......

DARPA really does fund some fascinating stuff, I wish we could get mroe video of their projects, but then I suppose that just the nature of Defense Advanced Research Projects.... they're usually all secretive and stuff.

29th September 06, 11:57 AM
I'm totally renaming this forum to "Videos and MP3s and Robots".

29th September 06, 12:10 PM
This book is gonna be real important in a few years. (http://www.amazon.com/How-Survive-Robot-Uprising-Defending/dp/1582345929/sr=8-1/qid=1159549784/ref=pd_bbs_1/104-9367501-8162331?ie=UTF8&s=books)

14th November 06, 02:53 PM
I was looking for a Robot Wednesday thread. I guess it wasn't ported over.

http://www.newlaunches.com/archives/samsung_develops_machine_gun_sentry_robot_costs_20 0k.php

Robots watch the DMZ, shoot stuff accurately. Neato.