Video feature: PETMAN robot soldier takes hazmat gear for a test run
The US Army is using PETMAN to test the next generation of hazmat suits and other protective gear. Image courtesy of Boston Dynamics.
The US Army is using PETMAN to test the next generation of hazmat suits.
PETMAN's skin maintains a human-like microclimate of humidity and temperature...
PETMAN crouches and twists repetitively to test the endurance of combat gear...
Despite having a serious purpose, some of PETMAN's actions look like dance...