Did you happen to see this viral video last week of Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot hoping over boxes and doing a flip like an Olympic gymnast? If not, check it out (and watch until the end for the blooper):

Entrepreneur and inventor Elon Musk weighed in on Sunday, tweeting “this is nothing” and warning of a future robot that puts this model to shame:


Musk then reiterated his call for AI/robotics oversight before it’s too late:

So, the only thing that can stop a robot apocalypse is Congress? We. Are. So. Screwed.


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