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Hal Albach wrote: »
Great concept, but I hope they will provide Justin with a better undercarriage. The vast number of pictures and videos from Mars shows the ground to be anything but a nice level, tiled floor.
GordonMcComb wrote: »
Too bad they didn't think of making a robot that helps humans on earth build their homes, what with 100 million people without a permanent roof.
"Sexy" news stories aside, there is a LOT more money in building robotic machinery for earth-based automated construction, which should encourage the more forward-thinking groups to get involved.
Well, the problem with speculative science is that it tends to skip over the more present needs, using up money that could foster more innovation,...