COLUMBIA, Mo. – A University of Missouri student’s TikTok video of the school’s four-legged Boston Dynamics robots going for a walk has gone viral.
The university purchased them for its College of Engineering. They are seen in the video from sophomore Mary Hennessey walking next to students. The audio underneath the video is from American Horror Story. Actress Sarah Paulson can be heard screaming, “Help! The killer is escaping!” from AHS’ second season Asylum.
The video has been viewed over 254,000 times.
The University of Missouri has purchased multiple four-legged robots for the College of Engineering and a Mizzou student took a video of them going for a walk and it has gone viral.
The robots are called “Spot” and cost approximately $74,500.
TikTok users commented on the video, “Omg what breed are they,” “why am I actually terrified,” “THAT’S THE THING FROM BLACK MIRROR,” among others.