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NASA Fires Up Experimental Space Internet For Robot Control 42

Posted by timothy
from the vint-cerf-is-up-there-even-now-controlling-it dept.
coondoggie writes "NASA said today it had teamed with the European Space Agency to successfully test an experimental version of an 'interplanetary Internet' to control a robot on the ground in Germany from a laptop onboard the International Space Station."
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NASA Fires Up Experimental Space Internet For Robot Control

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  • by s.petry (762400) on Thursday November 08, 2012 @03:47PM (#41923883)

    Jeesh, it is a separate network, not a new "internet". People writing technical articles should collaborate with technically skilled people prior to submitting articles. More often than not, they go with option 2 and look foolish to people with technical knowledge. *sigh*

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