Archives for October 11, 2008

NASA Sending New Robot Lab To Mars Next Year – AHN

Continuing the exploration of Mars, the Mars Science Laboratory is currently scheduled for launch to the Red Planet in the fall of 2009.  The Mars Science Laboratory should arrive at its destination in 2010 and will be the introduction to the next phase of Martian exploration.

The rover’s mission is to assess the past and present habitability of Mars.

The Mars Science Laboratory is part of NASA’s Mars Exploration Program.


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NASA Sending New Robot Lab To Mars Next Year
AHN – 1 hour ago
Washington, DC (AHN) – NASA announced Friday it will proceed with plans to send a new rover to explore Mars in October next year.
Mars mission OK’d but needs more cash Houston Chronicle
Mars Science Laboratory to press on toward 2009 launch Examiner.com
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NASA Sending New Robot Lab To Mars Next Year – AHN
Sat, 11 Oct 2008 11:05:39 GMT

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14 Must-See Exhibits at WIRED NextFest in Chicago – The Windy Citizen

WIRED’s NextFest has been up and running since September 27, and will wrap-up on the 12th of October. WIRED NextFest:

"[WIRED NextFest] is the premier showcase of the global innovations transforming our world."

Windycitizen has posted their own best of NextFest by listing the "14 Must-See Exhibits". Such exhibits range from HumanCar, more like RowBoatCar, to a block of Solid Ink Cartridge, sounds messy. Personally, "Moe" the robotic sheep mower is certainly number ONE in everyone’s hearts.


The Windy Citizen

14 Must-See Exhibits at WIRED NextFest in Chicago
The Windy Citizen, IL – 6 hours ago
27 – October 12 and features exhibits of sustainable design, next generation healthcare, interactive art and games, humanoid robotics and more.
Wired’s NextFest not just for geeks Chicago Tribune
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14 Must-See Exhibits at WIRED NextFest in Chicago – The Windy Citizen
Fri, 26 Sep 2008 21:50:57 GMT