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by A.E. van Vogt

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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...'

Festo BionicSwift Bird Robots Described In 1930
   'Bird-like robots now descended from the ceiling of the theatre...' - Clarence Edward Heller, 1930.

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LoadRunner Robot Works Alone, Or In A Group
re: Isaac Asimov
(9/17/2022)

Sierra Space Inflatable LIFE Habitat Burst Pressure Test
re: Arthur C. Clarke
(9/15/2022)

Longest Immersed Tunnel Will Connect Denmark and Germany
re: Michel Verne
(9/13/2022)

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