cheetah

Photo of the Cheetah robot. (credit: DARPA)

Researchers Hoping ‘Cheetah’ Will Be Used In Search And Rescue Missions In Hostile Environments

It’s a robot unlike any other: inspired by the world’s fastest land animal, controlled by video game technology and packing nifty sensors — including one used to maneuver drones, satellites and ballistic missiles.

12/01/2014

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Infection Suspected in Va. Cheetah Cub’s Death

Metro Richmond Zoo owner Jim Andelin says an infection is the likely cause of a cheetah cub’s death.

05/18/2014

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Cheetahs Kill White-Tailed Deer at National Zoo

Two cheetahs at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo have met with some unexpected prey. The result was predictable.

12/27/2013

Photo credit: The Smithsonian's National Zoo

National Zoo: Cheetah Mom Dead at 13

The National Zoo in Washington says its female cheetah named Tumai has died.

07/21/2013

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