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Fraser
2010-Feb-05, 12:50 AM
Not sure if it speaks Bocce or understands the binary language of moisture evaporators, but the next generation of NASA's Robonaut is about to move into the workforce in the automotive and aerospace industries. Engineers and scientists from NASA, General Motors and Oceaneering Space Systems of Houston have worked together to build a new [...]

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KaiYeves
2010-Feb-05, 10:23 PM
I have nothing against UT, but I think whoever does these robot comparisons needs glasses. They compare DEXTRE, who is like R2-D2, to HAL of all things, and now we have something with a strong resemblance to C-3PO being described as like R2.