Here’s a pretty impressive wall climbing bot.
Ever rub a balloon and stick it to a wall? If only larger objects could defy gravity the same way.
Later this week, researchers from the non-profit group SRI International will unveil the design of a wall-climbing robot at the International Conference on Robotics and Automation in Pasadena, Calif. It can clamber up all common building materials, the scientists told Popular Mechanics—and proved it to us with this exclusive video: