All hope lost as Cheetah robot outruns Usain Bolt
I can has humans? WildCat will begin testing in 2013.
(Credit: Boston Dynamics)
Run, don’t walk, if you want to get away from this cheetah robot. If you happen to be non-human, you might stand a chance of surviving.
That’s because Boston Dynamics’ quadruped has set a new speed record and can now outrun the world’s fastest human, Usain Bolt.
The DARPA-funded cyber-cat, already the fastest legged robot around, can sprint 28.3 mph, better than Bolt’s best 20-meter split of 27.78 mph, the company said, quoting data from the International Association of Athletics Federations. The robot can now…
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