Cheetah Tail Inspires Robot Stability System

Reuters Published February 10, 2014 1 Plays

Rumble / Weird ScienceAs anyone who's ever owned a remote-controlled toy car knows, you can drive them only so fast before they topple over while cornering. But for toys, and more sophisticated driving robots, a young South African inventor has come up with an innovative stabilizing technique, modeled on the biomechanics of the cheetah. Rob Muir reports. Credit to Reuters.