ATRIAS robot with a flock of guinea fowl athletes that have inspired its design.
Two champion runner Emus and ATRIAS in the force plate arena, where running and walking experiments are conducted. Emus and guinea fowl apply dynamically similar gaits.
Several students from a local science college visited, and got a presentation on our work with guinea fowl, ATRIAS robot, and the X-RHex robot.
Greg is by far our most technophilic Guinea Fowl. How often do you get to ride a biped robot?
Greg. I am a male, professional research (perturbation runner) Guineafowl. Work for cost and lodging.
Seriously. I know how to control this thing. Someone give me a keyboard!