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Blast Off With These Amazing Nasa Robots!

By Vadim Newquist Feb 25, 2013

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Spheres

SPHERES are bowling ball-sized spherical satellites. These free-flying spheres travel within the cabin of the space station. Each satellite is self-contained with power, propulsion, computers and navigation equipment. You can tell they're developed by geeks because they were clearly influenced by twelve sided D + D dice!

Tags: science, slideshows, robots, life, space, nasa

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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