CES Is The Wild Wild West, Which Explains This Massive 1600lb Mechanical Spider

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http://techcrunch.com – CES covers over 1.9 million square feet of the Las Vegas desert, and walking up and down the various lanes of gadget goodness can be hard on the old dogs. Luckily, we discovered this massive mechanical spider walking machine that does all the work for you. After all, it does have eight legs to my two. The Mondo Spider, as it were, is a project out of the Eat Art Foundation used to teach kids (and CES attendees) about zero-emissions technology in a more stimulating way. It was built by a team of artists and engineers out of Vancouver in 2006, and was eventually commissioned to switch to electri (IT news)