X-RHex Lite robot grows a tail, always lands on its feet (video)

X-RHex Lite robot grows a tail, always lands on its feet (video)

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New By far the greatest challenge for robots with legs is staying upright when the going gets rough. A team at the University of Pennsylvania's Kod*lab has a hunch that we don't need extra smarts to make that happen -- just an extra appendage. The upgraded X-RHex Lite (XRL) carries...
X-RHex Lite robot grows a tail, always lands on its feet (video)
                             

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