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The Famous Druid

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Icon 1 posted November 16, 2009 00:09      Profile for The Famous Druid     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Señoras y señores, yo presente El Toronator

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If you watch 'The History Of NASA' backwards, it's about a space agency that has no manned spaceflight capability, then does low-orbit flights, then lands on the Moon.

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tweety
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Icon 1 posted November 16, 2009 13:50      Profile for tweety   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
I think I've seen that 'bot before, sans weaponry. Aren't those the same people who've been working on robotic assist gear for soldiers? Like a mini Mech Warrior?

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Grummash

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Awww.....SWEEEEEEEET! [Big Grin]

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...and yet, across the gulf of space, minds immeasurably superior to ours regarded this earth with envious eyes...

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neotatsu
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Icon 1 posted November 22, 2009 03:07      Profile for neotatsu     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Combine tech developments like this and things like project natal - more specifically watch the video in the Gallery section titled "lionhead demo" - and it does indeed begin to look like something from the mind of Mr. Asimov. [thumbsup]

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dragonman97

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Icon 1 posted November 22, 2009 12:25      Profile for dragonman97   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post   Reply With Quote 
Very cool.

Alas, I continue to be underimpressed by YouTube comments. [Wink]
(ffs, a handful of them didn't realize it was a robot!)

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