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Submission + - Japanese invent clingy stalker robot (realitypod.com)

Platinumrat writes: I love this story as an example of "What could possibly go wrong?" when I read Robot Programmed to Fall in Love with a Girl Goes too Far. So skynet won't drop nukes on us, they'll just keep all the women away from the men.

Submission + - Space Jump man Junks Space Exploration (americaspace.org)

Platinumrat writes: I find it sad when newborn celebrities dish out against the very people and organisations that made them famous in the first place. The fact is that Felix Baumgartner, used technology developed from space exploration and is now saying that exploration is a waste of time and money.
In my books, I agree with Amy Shira Teitel
(http://amyshirateitel.com/2012/10/28/felix-baumgartner-unwitting-role-model/) when says that Felix went from a postive to a negative role model in just weeks.

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Submission + - US to create Stormtoopers (ninemsn.com.au) 1

Platinumrat writes: Picked this up from NineMSN. "The soldier of the future will be a drug-enhanced, gadget-equipped fighting machine with a powerful "exoskeleton" straight out of science-fiction, according to US defence officials." My question is will they be trained to jump in front of blasters, like in the movie

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