The machines are rising, and doing gymnastics floor routines.
Engineering company Boston Dynamics released new video of its big ol’ humanoid robot, Atlas, doing some serious parkour style moves. Atlas begins by hopping and spinning from a few platforms and then gets to the grand finale.
An insane backflip.
It’s like watching a Terminator nightmare come true right before your eyes. But fret not: as impressive and scary as most of the video is, Atlas does faceplant around the 50 second mark. See it all for yourself below.