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Quadruple backflip by the Hinamitetu robot gymnast

This rather extraordinary quadruple backflip by robot gymnast Hinamitetu may look perfectly executed now, but before the programming and physics came together, it had a long history of trials and errors. They’re a great example of why practice and perseverance are key to getting it right.

Please enjoy this Hinamitetu robot gymnast Blooper Reel:

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