shared by Wiktor Piotrowski on 29 Oct 12 - No Cached
Jumping beats moonwalking - for a virtual robot - space - 18 December 2010 - New Scientist - 1 views
shared by Juxi Leitner on 17 Jan 11 - No Cached
shared by Joris _ on 04 Nov 10 - No Cached
the little android's oil bearings and ultrasonic sensors will not work in the lunar vacuum
The one-sixth gravity presents problems for stable movement, and Moon dust clogs joints.
the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Jaxa), the country's space agency. It runs the rockets needed to deliver their robot to the Moon and, so far, has been distinctly cool on the idea.
shared by Joris _ on 15 Oct 10 - No Cached
shared by Juxi Leitner on 26 Jul 10 - Cached
A Cyborg Space Race - 1 views
shared by Juxi Leitner on 02 May 10 - Cached
There is more discussion in the space community on how to alter entire planets to suit humans - a process called "terraforming" - than there is on changing man to suit space.
making the machines our "avatars" for space exploration
Perhaps a brain implant linking us to our robots would be the next step in space exploration, greatly reducing communication time across the vast expanse of space
1 - 14 of 14
Showing 20▼ items per page