DailyDirt: Creepy (But Useful?) Robots

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Robot locomotion is a fascinating field of study, and it's mesmerizing to watch robots walk around like zombies, even if these robots aren't entirely practical or useful just yet. Presumably, these robots will someday cross the uncanny valley and move more reliably and smoothly. Until then, however, biomimicry for robots seems wide open to a variety of human-like or insect-like or worm-like combinations. (Watch out for centaur-like robot patents!) After you've finished checking out those links, take a look at our Daily Deals for cool gadgets and other awesome stuff.

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