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Robots getting smarter
Mastering the art of catching thrown objects
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Quite an accomplishment
It seems like a simple thing, but it's not:
1. Calculate the trajectory of an object thrown to you
2. Figure out exactly when, where and how to reach out to grab it
3. Move fast enough to do it - and do it
The challenge gets much harder when you throw "objects with complex shapes."
Well, with a little help from humans, robots can now do this.
Brasscheck TV's answer to the normal human question: "What can I do?"
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