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Old 09-02-2008, 08:02 AM   #1
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I was sent this link. there is a video on the link. watch the video. you won't believe it. there is a point towards the end of the vid where they try to kick it over.

it is truely amazing.

http://www.bostondynamics.com/conten...section=BigDog
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If only they could make it quiet, instead of sounding like a Civic with a fartcan...
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I don't use the volume at work so I didn't even know it was loud until someone else told me.

the technology is awesome....now, how to apply it.
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Wow- that gave me chills to watch- it reminded me so much of the Terminator movies "future" robot warriors.

So much for thinking that robots are clumsy.

I wonder what its fuel economy is in gallons per mile traveled?
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