Nothing seems to get in the way of this robotic 'dog,' not even cinder blocks Add to ...


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U.S. robotics manufacturer, Boston Dynamics, has taken its now famous robotic quadruped "BigDog", to a new level of sophistication. With funding from the US Defense Department, BigDog has been given the ability to fling heavy objects long distances with a toss of its robotic head

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