September 10, 2012

What The Hell Was That?

Via CNET

If you go down to the woods today, you're sure to get a BIG surprise. You'll be tracked by this robotic Hound of the Baskervilles from Boston Dynamics.[More...]
Mujahid Ahmed M. to mujahid Ali M.: "Run, its a djinn!"

The Legged Squad Support System (LS3) is a rough-terrain robot developed by Boston Dynamics with funding from DARPA and the US Marine Corps. It is designed to carry 400 lbs of payload and travel 20 miles without refueling. For more information visit www.BostonDynamics.com.
So, so awesome.

h/t Mean Kitteh

By Stable Hand at 04:18 PM | Comments |