A woman named Cathy, who cannot speak and is paralyzed from the neck down, uses a neural interface and a robotic arm to serve herself coffee. What’s next for this technology? Bypassing the robotics and harnessing the patient’s own muscles.
The latest innovation to come out of the Boston Dynamics robotics labs is the PETMAN — a two-legged, upright robot that simulates the walking motion of human beings. After watching this, how far off is the Terminator?
The University of Michigan is the proud parent of MABEL, a bipedal robot with knees that can run nearly seven miles per hour. It’s one more step closer to sending Terminators back in time.