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March 2002
Engineer (00137758);3/29/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7595, p5
Presents technology updates as of March 2002. Launch of a robot that can carry humans into space by Chinese scientists; Development of a prototype vacuum-cleaning robot by Matsushita.


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