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Charting the Failure History of a Bolt
When a bolt fails, it might be best to look at the failure history of the bolt in its setting.
MIT Cheetah Robot Runs Fast, and Efficiently
It''s now the second fastest legged robot in the world
News in Brief: Custom-designed legs help robots speed over sand
Six-legged machine runs across grainy surfaces
LS3 Robot Prepares for Testing with the Marine Corps
DARPA’s Legged Squad Support System (LS3) four-legged robot is preparing for the planned tests that will evaluate the performance of the four-legged robot as an integral member of a marine combat squad. Toward this critical evaluation the LS3 is undergoing field evaluations at Ft. Picket, to a...
Legged Squad Support System (LS3): DARPA''s four-legged robot with voice recognition (video)
(Phys.org)-Today''s dismounted warfighter can be saddled with more than 100 pounds of gear, resulting in physical strain, fatigue and degraded performance. Reducing the load on dismounted warfighters has become a major point of emphasis for defense research and development, because the increasing we...