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Mars rover readies first rock drilling

Thursday, 17 January 2013

The Mars rover Curiosity will soon begin to drill into the Red Planet for the first time, mission officials said ahead of the highly anticipated endeavor.


Marine robot breaks distance record

Thursday, 6 December 2012

An unmanned marine robot has completed the longest journey of an autonomous vehicle, travelling 16,668km (9,000 nautical miles) across the Pacific Ocean to collect and transmit scientific data.


Another round, please, bartender ASIMO

Wednesday, 9 May 2012 - 1 comment

ASIMO is learning to serve drinks and take orders – do we smell a career change?


Tipping point?

Wednesday, 24 June 2009 - 3 comments

Are we approaching a juncture where technology will accelerate exponentially and we’ll merge with machines? We review the radical concept of the singularity.


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