The Backpack Robot

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By: Trong Le

A group of Japanese designers designed a robot that you can play with, it’s called The Backpack Robot. This robot is being controlled by a surrogate. This robot has an arm that can help you perform tasks when you might need an extra pair of hands. This robot uses “force feedback sensor” which is designed to make it easier those people control the robot. Making it easier to grab things. Also since this robot is a backpack, you can bring it everywhere you want.

here is the article: https://qz.com/1372496/this-backpack-gives-you-a-pair-of-working-robot-arms/

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This is related to engineering because engineering was used to help people make complex objects with the backpack robot.  The Backpack Robot can teach people new things everyday.

video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3AcL-LBqwE