Robot ATLAS Defeated By Block Of Wood

Image Credit: Boston Dynamics

The humanoid robot ATLAS, by Boston Dynamics, crumples to the ground when attempting to walk through some debris of wood. Last month the robot broke its ankle during its first live demonstration. As you can see below, the video footage shows ATLAS falling over a piece of wood debris.

Last month, in a video, ATLAS was shown breaking its ankle and also falling over. Are these humanoid robots scary? Maybe but seeing them falter and breaking may take some of the "scare" out of them.

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Source Popular Science
Channels Robots, Science
Topics Science, Technology, Robot, Vehicle Technology, Robotics