Andrew Liszewski, Gizmodo, Gah! They’ve Taught Drones How To Weave Giant Spider Webs Now, here.
Sure, the artificial intelligence guiding these drones so the wire structures they build are strong and secure is impressive, but that just means they’ll be harder to escape from one day. But it’s not time to panic just yet; only when Boston Dynamics introduces a Big Spider companion to itsBig Dog robot should we start barricading the doors. [ETH Zurich via IEEE Spectrum]