Inside the Boston Dynamics Lab: Robotics After Hours (Video)

With a right mindset, science and engineering is real fun. Especially when robotics is involved.

Creating interesting new functionality requires time and some experimentation with robotics, too.

Function “Fetch me a drink!” is not included in this machine by default; creating it requires time and some experimentation with robotics, too. Image credit: Boston Dynamics (still image from the YouTube video)

Imagine that you are a robot developer in one of the most advanced companies working in this area. What would you like to tinker with during your spare time? With so much high-tech machinery lying around it would simply be a waste not to get creative with your own ideas. Here’s a video with some examples and personal commentaries from the engineers who work in Boston Dynamics: