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New Robot Has Muscles
2012-12-13 16:25:56

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Robots have been doing our work for years now. As scientists make advancements in the field of robotics, they´ve been able to make these robots smarter and smaller, giving them even more jobs to do. Robots have even been made to break land speed records and run like speedy jungle cats. Now, researchers at the University of Tokyo are showing off a robot that not only looks human, it´s also built like one. Named...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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