Dancing Robots??

Did you all see the video of the new dancing robot created in Japan? I find this absolutely fascinating! Japanese researchers are hoping that the robot can eventually be used to record and save traditional folk dances that are slowly becoming obsolete. Of course, that's a long way from a robot that can actually pirouette and leap, but maybe we're closer to the age of Transformers than we think...


Check out this link for the story and a video of the robot in action.

Have you heard of any cool science stories related to dance that we should know about? E-mail us at dseditor@dancespirit.com/ and fill us in!

Catch you next Tuesday,
Kat

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