Watch this sightless bi-pedal robot walk down stairs flawlessly

It’s amazing what some simulated training can do.

For robots, bi-pedal locomotion is tough business. Now, imagine adding some stairs into the mix and taking away the ability to actually see where they’re walking.

🎥: IEEE Spectrum

That’s exactly the challenge researchers at Oregon State University set up for their robot, Cassie, made by Agility Robotics. And rather than having us tell you how Cassie performed, just watch this video of it tackling this formidable test for yourself.

Oregon State University