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by A.E. van Vogt

Enjoyable story pits intrepid Earth explorers against the unknown. Hundreds of years of travel in hibernation brings them to Centaurus; what they find there makes their long journey unnecessary.

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Massage Robot Has Soft Hands, Er, Pads
   'The automatic massager began to fumble gently over my naked form.' - AE van Vogt, 1944

RehaBot Physical Therapy Robot Proposed
   Interesting use of medical robotics; I can find some precedents for this ideas as far back as 1944.

Motorika Robot Therapy Helps Stroke Patients
   This robotic therapy device has demonstrated efficacy in assisting stroke victims in recovering much of their lost mobility.

Prototype Robotic Masseur Has The Touch
   'The automatic massager began to fumble gently...'

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Kelly Clarkson Show Like Black Mirror '15 Million Merits'
re: Neal Stephenson
(9/25/2020)

Salto Jumping Robot Now Sticks Landing!
re: Isaac Asimov
(9/23/2020)

Gyroscopic Median-Straddling Mass Transit Vehicles
re: Kenneth Brown
(9/21/2020)

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