Some very cool robots for your enjoyment. Show your kids!
The Athlete Rover at NASA’s JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory).
Rubik’s cube solver – doesn’t look like a humanoid, but it claims to be the fastest in the world. Vid starts with a human mixing up the cube … then bot solves it in just over ten seconds! Invented by the students at Swinburne University of Technology in Australia.
If you already make great robots, but you want to increase their hand dexterity, how do you do that? Make one that can play a violin! That’s what Toyota did. Skip to 44 seconds for the start of the concert.