With its outdoor fly lab for drone testing, U-M now hosts advanced robotics facilities for land, air, sea, and space. Plus: Robotics building breaks ground.
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New bot is loosely modeled on the cassowary, a flightless bird with backward-facing knees.
Two-legged locomotion is the robotics industry’s next frontier. But how and why do we make machines that move like us?
Lab will feature fly zone for autonomous aerial vehicles, outdoor course for walking robots, and more.