Tops on many robot fans’ wish lists is Honda’s ASIMO, this wearable suit just might be the next best thing. Put simply, it ditches “the robotics and high-tech materials altogether and instead use[s] something called ‘wood’.” Video after the break.

Either that, or ASIMO has been robot-napped from Honda and is now being held at an undisclosed location.

[via Engadget]

Honda unveiled its latest ASIMO models at a press conference Tuesday, showing off the robot’s upgraded object detection technology by having them perform a variety of tasks. Video after the break. Click here for first picture in gallery.

The bubble-headed robots seemed to pick their steps carefully as they made their way around the room, picking up and putting down drink trays and pushing around a refreshments cart

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