Can you SPOT a paradigm change?

A JPL Spot robot in Valentine Cave, Lava Beds National Monument

The BRAILLE team has partnered with the JPL robotics team, CoSTAR, using their Nebula Autonomy Solution with Boston Dynamics SPOT robots for recent work at Lava Beds National Monument in Northern California. Initial demonstrations with the SPOT robot showcase the advantages that this combination of legged robot and NASA software provide in traversability and access, autonomy, and multi-robot collaboration.