Thread: Robots
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Old 01-26-2013, 12:14 PM   #2
David Orange
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Re: Robots

Lars Beyer wrote: View Post
Watching this:
Im wondering whether or not its possible to teach robots aikido or any other martial art ?

Whats your take on that ?

Best regards
I have seen some forms of aikido make their human participants robotic...

I have no doubt you could develop a human-shaped robot that could be programmed for aikido-style movement... but for what purpose?

For humane defense, maybe just have a heavy-duty plastic trap mechanism that would just hug them very tightly and hold them unharmed?

Any particular reason it should look like human aikido?

"That which has no substance can enter where there is no room."
Lao Tzu

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