World News Tonight - "Hoppers"
story for "The Cutting Edge" with correspondent James
Walker looks at the unusual world of hopping robots.
these technology stories, experiments often don't go as
planned and making prototypes look good can require ingenuity.
Here, we used our mini-DV Sony PD 150 and the XC 999 'lipstick'
camera to get multiple angles of the hoppers. Since they
varied in how high and which direction they hopped - the
additional shots helped reveal the humorous side of the