Waalbot Wall Climbing Robot Could Put Spiderman to Shame

Though news of the Waalbot actually surfaced last fall, EngineeringTV has good footage of the gecko-like robot in action. The Waalbot has two legs with three micro-suction adhesive pods each, letting one pod stay attached to the wall while the other two rotate forward. It is also an autonomous bot with an RF… » 6/12/08 6:40pm 6/12/08 6:40pm