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MIT cheetah robot lands the running jump

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In a leap for robotic development, the MIT researchers who built a robotic cheetah have now trained it to see and jump over hurdles as it runs — making this the first four-legged robot to run and jump over obstacles autonomously. (Learn more: Watch the MIT cheetah run outside: Video: Haewon Park, Patrick Wensing and Sangbae Kim