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Atlas, a robot that will help people during disasters

Recently, DARPA introduced Atlas, a humanoid robot created and developed by Boston Dynamics. This robot was designed to supplement the man power during major disasters, such as accidents in nuclear power plants like the one that happened in Fukushima Daiichi few years ago. Although the robot looks like the early generation of Terminator, Atlas' current purpose is to help humans in need. The humanoid robot is 1.80 m tall and it was unveiled on 11...