Watch our favorite robotic gymnast perform a stunning new trick

A few months ago we showed you a robot gymnast that pulled off an astonishing quadruple backflip. Well, it's back — and it's got a new trick up its acrobatic sleeve that requires 0.002 seconds of precision timing. » 10/23/13 6:20am 10/23/13 6:20am

This robot can jump 10 times its body length

Check out TailBot, a 1-ounce, 3-inch bot designed by a team of students at Michigan State University. It doesn't look like much, but this little guy can perform some rather remarkable physical feats — and it uses a unique tail inspired by nature to get the job done. » 8/19/13 6:20am 8/19/13 6:20am