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

Subject: [DPRG] Condolences Spirit or "A Robot Loses It's Legs"
From: Anton Olsen anton at antonolsen.com
Date: Tue Jan 26 16:11:32 CST 2010

You guys push, I'll steer him out of the rut.


On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 3:51 PM, Quinones, Jose <jquinones at ti.com> wrote:
> “It looks like Spirit's current location on Mars will be its final resting
> place.
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> This is not a problem. It is just a new reason to get the trip to Mars up
> and going! I bet we can free the little guy, and upgrade the CPU while we
> are at it…
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> From: dprglist-bounces at dprg.org [mailto:dprglist-bounces at dprg.org] On Behalf
> Of John Dolecek
> Sent: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 3:41 PM
> To: dprglist
> Subject: [DPRG] Condolences Spirit or "A Robot Loses It's Legs"
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> 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.
>
> http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/mer/news/mer20100126.html
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