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Have you heard about these robots?

It’s perhaps counter-intuitive that the engineers created the two cousin robots to be able to study human movements in greater detail. But in the long term, these robots could be useful as crash-test dummies since their mobility could lead to more accurate readings than stationary dummies. As the technology progresses even further into the future, Kengoro and Kenshiro could be the inspiration for actual search and rescue robots.
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https://futurism.com/university-tokyo-built-robot-sweats-while-exercising/

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No, they're news to me.
Pretty weird.... They sweat. And they sweat for the same reason we do. To cool down.
I can see where these guys would be useful in developing prosthetic limbs.
Ultimately, more advanced versions will be all over the place running errands and doing yard work.
More importantly, they'll be assistants to people with disabilities.

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