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日期:2017-07-17 03:00:09 作者:胥咧臆 阅读:

By Catherine de Lange ADRENALIN junkies, step aside: a new base-jumping robot can climb up buildings before deploying a paraglider to fly back down to earth. And it has its own on-board video camera to record the jump. The remote-controlled robot, named Paraswift, is a collaboration between Disney Research and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, and was initially built to entertain visitors to theme parks. But as the first compact robot that can both climb and fly, it has practical uses too,