This modified Robonova-1 is able to climb ropes, swing from trees, and perform a variety of other tricks. Video after the jump.

From the article: “Matt Bauer took a standard Robonova-1 biped robot, taught it some neat karate and kung-fu moves, then hacked it to add grippers that could actually pickup objects like pencils from the floor.”

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This modified Robonova-1 is able to climb ropes, swing from trees, and perform a variety of other tricks. Video after the jump.

From the article: “Matt Bauer took a standard Robonova-1 biped robot, taught it some neat karate and kung-fu moves, then hacked it to add grippers that could actually pickup objects like pencils from the floor.”

*Not loading? Direct link here[Robots-Dreams via MAKE]