Sunday, March 19, 2006
Bender on the Horizon
(Via Lou Anders) Okay, this is cool. Alcohol-powered artificial muscles, just like Bender Bending Rodriguez. From the article on New Scientist:
"One day you could find yourself sitting in a bar next to a humanoid robot, who is taking a shot of vodka to give himself the energy to go to work," jokes Ray Baughman, a nanotechnologist at the University of Texas at Dallas, US.Awesome. I can't help but leave you with a choice Bender quote, inspired by this news.
"I came here with a simple dream. A dream of killing all humans. And this is how it must end? Who's the real 7 billion ton robot monster here? Not I, not I..."