June 2, 2009

Shigeo Hirose's Robot Recues Earthquake Victims

Professor Shigeo Hirose, who won the prestigious Engelberger Robotics Award, is working on a robot at the Tokyo Institute of Technology that can help rescue earthquake survivors. The BBC recently checked that out as well as some of Hirose's other slinking, walking and crawling creations.

Via BBC

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at June 2, 2009 8:56 AM
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