Hacked Android Dance

Google engineer Carsten Avenhaus outfitted these Android figures with mechanical parts and programmed them to dance. For more, see 10 Awesome Videos of Actual Robots Dancing.

Google engineer Carsten Avenhaus outfitted these Android figures with mechanical parts and programmed them to dance. They are called "balloon riders" because they have been to space on a weather balloon.

For more, see 10 Awesome Videos of Actual Robots Dancing.

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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