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[Fwd: Re: [DPRG] Condolences Spirit or "A Robot Loses It's Legs"]

Subject: [Fwd: Re: [DPRG] Condolences Spirit or "A Robot Loses It's Legs"]
From: Dennis Clark dlc at frii.com
Date: Tue Jan 26 16:11:17 CST 2010

> After completing it's 90 day mission and then continuing on for 6
> additional
> years the Mars rover Spirit is stuck for good.  These robots (Spirit and
> Opportunity) were/are a huge inspiration to me in my robotic endeavors.
> It's dumb to anthropomorphizing a robot, but it's been our human presence
> on
> another planet for so long.  I feel bad for the little guy.

  He's not dead yet!  He just goes into semi-retirement as a stationary
robot base.  These two robots have to be the pride of the NASA
engineers.

DLC

> http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/mer/news/mer20100126.html
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Dennis Clark
TTT Enterprises


-- 
Dennis Clark
TTT Enterprises

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