July 12, 2013
He stands at 6′ 2, 330 pounds. His name: ATLAS — possibly the most advanced humanoid robot every built.
Move over Petman. The mighty ATLAS, Boston Dynamics‘ new robot, sports an on-board real-time control computer, 28 hydraulically actuated joints, two sets of hands, and a sensor head with LIDAR (measures distance with a laser, as in Google’s self-driving car) and stereo vision… read more