Tuesday, 09 Nov, 2010 Technology

Japanese Researchers Present Wall-Climbing Robots


Another robotic wonder comes from Japan. This time Japanese researchers demonstrated robots that can literally climb walls.

The presentation of wall-climbing machines, dubbed Yume Robo, took place at the Shanghai Expo.

The team of robots, created by a group of scientists from different companies in Osaka, has been presenting their skill for 184 days.

During the presentation the machines climbed 15-meter walls every 20 minutes. Each robot weights 30 kilograms, is 140 centimeters tall and is dressed in silver work clothes, reports Techabob.

Check out the video below to see the robots in action.

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