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Old 05-30-2015, 04:20 AM
 
Location: Michigan
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This is the way the world ends.

But seriously: The latest achievement of MIT's robotic cheetah -- a quick, resilient mechanical creature that we've covered on the blog before -- is kind of terrifying. Cool, but terrifying. As you can see in the above clip, the robot can now leap over hurdles mid-run without the help of a human, which makes it the first four-legged robot to do so.

Oh cool, now this robotic cheetah can make running leaps - The Washington Post
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