Robots

Meet ‘Spot,’ Google And Boston Dynamics’ Newest Nightmare-Fueling Robot

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If you thought Boston Dynamics' BigDog robot was peak nightmare fuel, say hello to "Spot", their new collaboration with Google.

Robots

Atlas, AKA Google’s Terminator, Is Now Far Quieter And Battery-Powered

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Atlas, aka the Google Terminator, now no longer needs an air hose or safety tether. It's free! And can use weapons! Yay?

#GOOGLE

Stephen Colbert Has An Adorable Plan To Fight Google’s Terrifying New Robot Army

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Google's acquisition of a robotics company might have you concerned, but fear not: Stephen Colbert has a plan.

#GOOGLE

Google Has Acquired A Menagerie Of Robots To Advance Technology And Conquer Humanity

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Are you ready for Google robots to assist you with your day to day tasks? Or will this lead to our demise?

WILDCAT

Boston Dynamics' New WildCat Robot Can Run You Down At 16mph

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Boston Dynamics, not content with its current nightmare fuel, has another breakthrough: WildCat. It can run faster than you! Until it runs out of gas!

Robots

The Pentagon Wants Its Creepy Robot Horse To Be Silent And Bulletproof

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The Big Dog robot is absolutely terrifying already. And now the government wants to bulletproof the thing!

TERMINATOR

DARPA Has Built A Terminator. No, Seriously.

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DARPA has officially unveiled the Atlas Robot. Yep, we've finally built a Terminator. And they're teaching it to drive.

#NIGHTMARE FUEL

PETMAN Robot + Camo Suit + Gas Mask = Terror

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The PETMAN robot is just doing his job in this clip. The nightmare fuel is just a bonus!

Robots

The 'Big Dog Robot' throws cinder blocks now because Terminator is real

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I know I already referenced this video in my links post this morning, and GammaSquad covered it on Friday, but this new BigDog video from Boston Dynamics simply demanded its own post, if only for nostalgia's sake.

why god why?

Thanks For Nothing, Science: The Terrifying BigDog Robot Can Now Hurl Cinder Blocks

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Remember the terrifying BigDog robot? Now it has an extra arm to pick up cinder blocks and throw them across the room. Oh, goody.

#NIGHTMARE FUEL

The Pentagon’s Cheetah Robot Beats Usain Bolt’s Speed Record, Is Nightmare Fuel

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Boston Dynamics' DARPA-funded Cheetah robot broke the land speed record for legged robots six months ago. Now it broke the record for humans, too.

TODD AKIN

This Picture Is Internet (Plus Todd Akin's Reproductive Chart, A Suave Robot, And Links)

Today's links, featuring Jason Heuser's "Welcome To The Internet", the female reproductive system according to Todd Akin, and a suave robot.

Robots

Cheetah Robot Breaks Land Speed Record For Legged Robots

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The picture above is not the robot cheetah because baby cheetahs are cuter than robot cheetahs.

Robots

LittleDog is Learning, Waiting, Plotting

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If you were terrified by Boston Dynamics' "Big Dog" robot (videos below) a couple years ago, prepare to drop bricks because Boston Dynamics has improved their LittleDog quadruped robot and have released their nightmare fuel all over the youtubes.

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PARODY OF OBSCURE YOUTUBE VIDEO

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This isn't super movie-related, but since it's a slow news day and this is awesome, I thought I'd post it.


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