Morphing DIY robot looks like a Portal ‘bot for real, by SlashGear
Engineer Kåre Halvorsen is bringing the sort of transforming 'bot tech you'd expect to see in CGI movies to life, with his new hexapod. The spherical robot, dubbed MorpHex MKII, actually is a double-hexapod, with effectively two sets of legs paired back to back, and integrated into individual sections of the translucent outer shell so that it can both roll around and walk.
The result is a surprising degree of freedom of movement, with MorpHex MKII able to roll down hills at speed as well as walk around over trickier terrain.
Watch it in action: MorpHex, the incredible hexapod robot !
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