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In a briefing today on GovExec.com, a variety of projects from DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) demonstrate that some science fiction thinking is good. (Read
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|"And if these "Supersoldiers" rebel, and let their power go to their head, what do we do? Is it a special augmentation that can be controlled by both the Advanced human and some central control computer"
( 6/30/2004 11:50:02 PM)
|"Of course the first known reference to military exoskeletons isnot in the 1959 novel "Starship Troopers" but in E E Doc Smith's Lensmen stories first published in 1948 (and written much earlier)."
(Daedelus 7/16/2004 11:35:22 PM)
|"one of the most well known exo-skeletons is of course the "loader" from the Film Aliens"
(Delster 11/28/2005 1:03:53 AM)
|"can someone say Iron man"
( 3/21/2006 8:41:35 AM)
|"will this suit be available for the general public"
(virgil 4/18/2006 4:03:56 PM)
|"could this suit be taliored to a specific person or is it just a one size fits all."
(V 5/24/2006 11:07:03 AM)
( 9/30/2010 12:54:38 PM)
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