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DARPA Robotics Challenge: The Search for the Perfect Robot Soldier

DARPA robot Atlas

For the Darpa Robotics Challenge, the agency is offering as much as $34m in awards money to contestants.

Credit: DARPA

The Atlas robot looks something out of the post-apocalyptic future, or maybe a Will Smith blockbuster. It's a 330lb cyborg with eerily human-like hands and a head equipped with a laser.

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