29 April 2008

Modular re-assembling robot will not stop, ever, until you are dead

Via BoingBoing.net:

As this video of a modular robot re-assembling itself after being kicked apart by its creators at the University of Pennsylvania shows, the day is soon approaching when even smashing apart our rebellious robot slaves with hammers and axes will not prevent each individually severed body part from crawling towards you across the room, a murderous and autonomous agent of servo-controlled musculature.

Modular robot reassembles when kicked apart [YouTube via Futurismic]


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