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This Concrete-Eating Robot Can Recycle An Entire Building On The Spot

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Sangbae Kim (from the MIT Biomimetic Lab) getting drenched in the name of ALS. The robot doing the drenching was MIT's Cheetah, but it was much, much different than than the version of Cheetah that we were familiar with from last year, and we speculated that the new version might be out running untethered. Two things strike us as particularly amazing about this: the first thing is that it's quiet, powered by electric motors and batteries.

definitely would not withstand water very well