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Old 04-15-2004, 08:11 PM
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a friend of mine emailed me this link after calling me in disbeleif. There is a book about people in england that have been in car accidents and have described robots helping or saving them. Someone even has a vague photo of one of them. Well heres the proof. It's almost too "out there" to believe.


http://www.r50rd.co.uk/research/internal/v2i/engin/
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:13 PM
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Right....
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:21 PM
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watch the car stopping test, its crazy.
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:32 PM
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That is kind of cool.
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:42 PM
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Dude, that is wild, the car stopping test was crazy.
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:48 PM
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that is cool , but most of the vids dont work
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:49 PM
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wow this thing is cool. goes 18 kph, thats pretty fast for a walking motor. I like how its opperating system is LINUX.
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:59 PM
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If they used windows that robot would blow as soon at it saw something move lol
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:59 PM
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ooook
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Old 04-15-2004, 09:12 PM
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Honda androids...and just imagine what you haven`t seen yet
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http://asimo.honda.com/

Those are cool, they can play soccer.
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Old 04-15-2004, 10:16 PM
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You can tell the videos are computer animation. Who ever did this had a lot of time on there hands.
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Wow, that's freaking cool!!!
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Wow....that is pretty wild.
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FAKE:
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sounds too much like terminator or the Matrix
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Default Re: this is absolutely incredible!

In case anyone cares to see another version of this thread ala slashdot. One of the more insiteful posts is as follows:

" It seems that it is advertising.

A whois lookup on r50rd.co.uk returns the address:

6 darblay street
london
W1V 8DM
GB

A quick search for this address on Google reveals:

Martyn Gould Productions, 6 D'Arblay St, London, W1F 8DN, UK

On a page titled: "Film and Television - Post Production, Commercials"


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http://slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=0...id=159&tid=186
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