Tuesday, April 17, 2012

A new DARPA challenge

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has announced a new robotics challenge.

The goal of the new program is to “develop ground robotic capabilities to execute complex tasks in dangerous, degraded, human-engineered environments.” Key robotic technologies the program aims to advance include “supervised autonomy, mounted mobility, dismounted mobility, dexterity, strength, and platform endurance.”

Read more here:


Note that there is a $2 million prize at the end of this particular rainbow.