Matt Bunting is just finishing up his first year of post-graduate studies at University of Arizona in Tucson, and has just been awarded "Student of the Year" at the 2011 EE Times ACE Awards.  Matt designed an Atom based hexapod and you can see him demonstrate how he built it on a 3D printer on this video that we shot for



This hexapod has its own twitter feed at If you follow you can find out where the robot will be appearing, embarrassing photos taken by the on-board camera, and even a link to the @linuxjournal interview featuring Matt and the @hexapod.