Tag: save

This is a continuation of the wavepool lifeguard rescue videos I’ve been posting periodically here on Doobybrain. Each time a new one of these comes out, I get reminded of how incredibly hard it is to spot somebody who needs help in a pool. If you recall, the event usually doesn’t involve screaming or much […]


This is ATLAS, a life-sized robot that will hopefully one day save people’s lives in disaster zones where it may be too dangerous to send a real human. The robot is pretty much complete except for the most important part — it’s brain — which will be handed off to top universities in the US […]

These are always incredibly interesting to watch. I can never spot the person in distress, which is a sure sign that I should never be a lifeguard.