Boston Dynamics

Science

Watching a Boston Dynamics Robot Malfunction Is Pretty Scary

Boston Dynamics’ Spot malfunctioned during a recent demo in Las Vegas.
Matthew Gault
6.5.19
tech

Boston Dynamics Shows Its SpotMini Robots Have More Power in Numbers

The latest video shows the company's SpotMini pulling a bigass truck.
Sarah Emerson
4.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

I Don't Care if This Robot Dog Can Dance, It Will Still Kill Us All

Don't let its cute new moves fool you.
River Donaghey
10.16.18
tech

Boston Dynamics’ Atlas Robot Is Getting Good, and Now I’m Nervous

Atlas learned some parkour moves.
Samantha Cole
10.11.18
News

Oh Good, Drones Have Flamethrowers Now

Just when you thought this hellscape couldn't get any worse.
Drew Schwartz
6.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Good News: This Terrifying Android Just Learned How to Run

A priceless skill for hunting humans to extinction.
River Donaghey
5.11.18
robots

Watch a Herd of Boston Dynamics’ Dog Robots Take Over the World

Hundreds of SpotMinis is too many, in this 'Planet Earth' style video.
Samantha Cole
3.9.18
fight me

I Could Kick That Boston Dynamics Robot's Ass, No Problem

I asked a MMA coach to help me defend myself against SpotMini.
Samantha Cole
2.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Oh Good, Those Robodogs Are Fighting Back Against Humans Now

Yep, we're screwed.
Drew Schwartz
2.21.18
robots

Forget Boston Dynamics’ Robot Dogs: Purdue’s Microbots Are the Real Nightmare

The microTUMs are coming.
Becky Ferreira
2.15.18
DARPA

Should Robots Have Legs? An Investigation

Arguably, for most applications we might imagine, wheels are the way to go.
Michael Byrne
12.13.17
Valkyrie

I’ve Fallen Over Today More Than This Robot

The need for bipedal, smart robots is clear.
Ben Sullivan
6.15.17
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