Watch This Anthropomorphic Robot Strut to 'Stayin' Alive'

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Boston Dynamics' PETMAN robot finally gets the soundtrack it deserves from video editor Tim Trusler. PETMAN was developed to test "chemical protection clothing," so it can walk, crawl and perform "a variety of suit-stressing calisthenics during exposure to chemical warfare agents." No wonder the bot's got moves. 

Check out a slightly longer version of the video from Boston Dynamics, below: 

The Atlantic Video channel loves videos of robots dancing like people so much that we selected 10 that you can watch here

For more videos from Tim Trusler, visit his YouTube channel

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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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