6. BigDog

coauthor: Gabe Nelson, Boston Dynamics
author: Marc Raibert, Boston Dynamics
coauthor: Rob Playter, Boston Dynamics
coauthor: Kevin Blankespoor, Boston Dynamics
published: June 2, 2008,   recorded: June 2008,   views: 7562

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The video shows recent testing of BigDog, a rough-terrain quadruped robot developed by Boston Dynamics with funding from DARPA. The goal for BigDog is to carry equipment on any terrain where humans can go on foot. (BigDog was developed by Boston Dynamics with funding from DARPA.) This video was made with the help of the entire BigDog team.

(Winner, Best Short Video)

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