Adam Savage Tests Boston Dynamics Spot’s New Robot Arm!

Spot has received a massive upgrade in the form of its new robot arm! Boston Dynamics upgrades our Spot with its new arm and Adam puts its gripper to the test to see how well it can grab objects littered around the Tested studio and even open doors! We show how manual operation of the arm works, the dexterity of its movement, and get a sense of its potential as a platform for developers to create dynamic and automated tasks.

Shot and edited by Gunther Kirsch Music by Jinglepunks

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Velociraptor Costume…

It's the final two days before Adam makes his drive to Anima…

Making

Adam Savage’s Favorite Tools: Reciprocating Air Sa…

Adam shares an essential tool he learned about while working…

Making

Adam Savage Takes Animax’s Foam Sphere Fabrication…

While visiting Animax Designs, Adam meets up with Animax's C…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Micrometer Gauge Box…

To aid in his machining projects, Adam recently picked up a …

Making

Adam Savage Visits Animax’s Sculpting Room!

Adam visits Animax Design's sculpting room, where he checks …

Show And Tell

Star Wars Ronin Mandalorian Figure Diorama Build!

We get an early look at Bandai's Ronin Mandalorian figure fr…

Podcast - This Is Only a Test

Best Bye’s to Fry’s – This is Only a Test 588 – 2/…

This week, we gush over the first images and audio to come from NASA's Perserverance rover after its successful landing on Mars! Jeremy is also beaming with pride over his first video game development credit in Blizzard's new Arcade Collection. With the highs also come the lows as we say goodbye to Cinefex, Daft Punk, and the computer sto…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Velociraptor Costume…

Adam's velociraptor costume starts to take form as he builds…

Making

Adam Savage Learns to Vacuum Form Life-Size Dinosa…

Adam learns about the various materials and fabrication tech…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Studio Ghibli Dioram…

Adam's latest build taps into his love for Studio Ghibli fil…