An anonymous reader writes: At a major industrial trade show in Germany next month, automation company Festo will debut another of its nature-inspired robots — the BionicKangaroo. Combining servomotors, pneumatics and essentially a rubber band, the 3D-printed, meter-tall "robo-roo" can jump up to 60cm high and is controlled by an armband remote that responds to the operator's arm gestures.
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