Japanese robot the first step to making Avatar real
Originally posted on National Post | News:
By Miwa Suzuki
YOKOHAMA, Japan — A Japanese-developed robot that mimics the movements of its human controller is bringing the Hollywood blockbuster Avatar one step closer to reality.
Users of the TELESAR V don special equipment that allows them not only to direct the actions of a remote machine, but also to see, hear and feel the same things as their doppelganger android.