Fierce Roomba Saves Kids From Viper

An Israeli Roomba 560 saved several children from a deadly viper. It looks like PackBot is not the only fierce warrior in the iRobot family.


(From Israelís Yediot Acharonot newspaper)

The above article, from Israelís Yediot Acharonot newspaper, describes how a deadly viper was unceremoniously reeled in by one of the Roomba's rotating brushes.

SF fans can write in with their favorite stories of fictional robotic rescues; this one happened in civilian life (I'm sure many service members can tell stories about Packbot and other field robots).

From Botjunkie.

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