Video One: The Woods on a Snowy Evening
Boston Dynamics’s Atlas robot hikes through the woods in winter, lifts boxes and puts them on shelves, then turns the other cheek in the face of a ruffian human bearing a hockey stick (for the comedic voice-over version, try “Swearing Mod”).
Video Two: Robot Dog Has Its Day
Spot goes for a jaunt, does the dishes, takes out the trash, climbs the stairs and then gets pretty possessive over a beer.
Video Three: Slapstick Robotics
We’re entering the age of the automated vaudvellians.
Video Four: Ex machina machinations
In case you were wondering how close we’re getting to that whole Ex Machina scenario….
Video Five: Underwater Avatars
What do you get when you cross Jacques Cousteau with a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle knockoff?
Feature image for this story: Boston Dynamics via YouTube