FAST FIVE: Skynet Does Theme Parks: Meet Disney's Dystopian Flying Superhero Robots
Skynet Does Theme Parks: Meet Disney's Dystopian Flying Superhero Robots While we're certain many in government are scheming on how to use robotics to fight wars of the future and/or control the human race as a whole, Disney appears to showing us that the robotics future may not be all doom and gloom. At least for now.
Disney Research has developed a technology using actuators that make a stick-like mechanism launch the robots into flips, and then allow them to “stick” the landing.
The technology could soon make its way to Disney's Orlando theme park.
It's a technology that seeks global expansion – it''s too good not to. In Florida, they may not skin a Spider-Man, but they may do it for Star Wars.” He continued: “Flying robots Fare going to be able to perform in shows with these Stuntronics things that people can't do because they aren't super heroes.
Maybe a human can do this off a trapeze, but they also could be hurt.