Disney Imagineering has created autonomous robot stunt doubles | TechCrunch

I’ve always been a fan of Disney and my dream job as a kid was working in their imagineering department. They continue to this day to not disappoint me.

Disney Imagineering has created autonomous robot stunt doubles | TechCrunch:

That’s where the Stuntronics project comes in. Built out of a research experiment called Stickman, which we covered a few months ago, Stuntronics are autonomous, self-correcting aerial performers that make on-the-go corrections to nail high-flying stunts every time. Basically robotic stuntpeople, hence the name.