Scientists model a 2-legged robot after ostrich

11/14/2011 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

In an effort to create a war-time robot that is fast and efficient, scientists are developing a bipedal model based on an ostrich because ostriches run quickly without bouncing, which conserves energy. The company behind the robot hope to use them as search-and-rescue robots in the field.

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