Disney has been at the forefront of many technological advances such as 2D Animations, 3D Animations, Motion Capture, Animatronics and so on. To add to that list Disney has created Stuntronics. Stunt performing Robots which can do many challenging and dangerous manuevers such as backflips, summersaults, etc with ease and precision.
This is a great advancement of technology to the benefit of stuntmen who usually put their lives on the line to get that magically shot we all love. Following video fron Techcrunch shows the Stuntronics in full action.
Source : Techcrunch