Wall climbing robot

Now this is cool: researchers from the non-profit group SRI International have designed a robot that can climb most walls using an electrostatic charge between itself and the wall to stop it from falling. I forsee a number of uses for this: military surveillance, cleaning windows, scaring little girls, building inspections etc. Wall climbing robot…

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Raytheon shows off “Iron Man” exoskeleton

Ok, it isn’t bullet-proof and it can’t fly but Raytheon’s Sarcos Exoskeleton can carry 200lb and is agile enough to climb stairs. It isn’t really practical yet and appears to be connected to power and computer via a thick set of cables but they have come a long way since they started on the exoskeleton…

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