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Wednesday, March 7, 2012
DARPA program - Robot Cheetah Breaks Speed Record
This article provides interesting information on the DARPA funded project to create a free range running robot. The robot cheetah video shows just how the M3 (Maximum Mobility and Manipulation) researchers were able to achieve speeds of up to 18mph. That's incredibly fast when you think the fastest human on the planet might run a 3:30 minute mile, or 17mph.
Check out the article to find out where this is going.