November 08, 2011, 5:16 PM — It's robot week apparently! Here's new video of Honda's latest version of its ASIMO humanoid robot, which can run at 9 kph, hop on one or both legs, and do all sorts of amazing things. We've got multiple videos here:
This one has a bit more in terms of interviews, plus the robot dances:
In this video, we see slow-motion footage of the running and hopping:
I'm going to go hide under my bed and prepare for our robot overlords' eventual takeover.
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