Building the Real Iron Man


Subject:
Technology , Robotics

Description:
This 2008 feature provides background about the XOS exoskeleton, a project under development by the Sarcos robotics company with funding from the Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that has taken the "military's 40-year-old fantasy of mechanically enhanced soldiers that can carry heavy loads and begun to make it real." Features photos, a video, and sidebar articles. From Popular Science.

Creator:
Mono, Gregory

Publisher:
Popular Science

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.popsci.com/scitech/article/2008-04/building-real-iron-man


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