Posts Tagged ‘jumping robot’

A MSU researcher develops jumping mini-robot

Nowadays, most of the mini-robots get wheels for their quick locomotion. However, this type of locomotion will be a handy device in the flat land only. When it comes to rugged terrain locomotion, mini-robots with jumping capability will be an ideal one. To make it possible, Jianguo Zhao, a graduate student at Michigan State University […]

Sand Flea robot gets capability to leap 30 feet high

The above video brings you the latest performance of Sand Flea jumping robot. This new leaping robot is designed by Boston Dynamics with the fund provided by DARPA, JIEDDO (Joint IED Defeat Organization), and the Rapid Equipping Force. Boston Dynamics is well-known for its AlphaDog, BigDog, and other military robots. The previous versions of this […]