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DARPA 2015 Robot Showdown – Team Kaist & Team IHMC Battlebots!!

The DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals, held this past Friday and Saturday at the Fairplex in Pomona, California, tested 24 world-class robot teams. These humanoid bots had to traverse a multi-tiered course designed to mimic emergency conditions, replete with rubble, communication problems, broken-down valves and wires. But enough from me – let’s see what the robots had to say about the course…

(All the images below are screenshots from DARPA’s live feed of the event. To go to the DARPA main page, click here.)

'Hubo' belongs to Team KAIST, a Korean robotics team that has developed this robot since 2002. 'Running Man' belongs to Florida-based Team IMHC Robotics.

‘Hubo’ belongs to Team KAIST, a Korean robotics team that has developed this robot since 2002. ‘Running Man’ belongs to Florida-based Team IMHC Robotics.

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