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Goodbye, Spirit!

Well, it was bound to happen soon. After a year of not hearing anything from the Spirit Mars rover, NASA has decided to stop listening. A final command was sent on May 24, but was probably not received. Mars Exploration … Continue reading

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Robot Actor Takes the Stage in Japan

From the Science-Fiction-Turned-Fact Department, this: Reminds me of Walter M. Miller, Jr’s. great story called “The Darfstellar” set in a world in which live theater is performed exclusively by robots. Published in 1955. Also, I guess it’s time to admit … Continue reading

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