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  1. Reaching for the stars

    Posted Oct 06th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... recalls the highs and lows of 30 years working with celebrated scientists, battling bureaucracy... and being tailed by spies No one can hope to do any meaningful work in archaeology in Egypt ... iRobot. The rover crawled 65 metres and reached a limestone door that, incredibly, had copper handles, the only metal that has been found inside the ancient structure. The rover drilled a hole ...

  2. Mars pair turn skills to secrets of pyramid

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... inside unexplored shafts connected to the Queen's Chamber inside the ancient Egyptian structure. 'We are building small sampling robots,' said Dr Ng, a private dentist ... because of political developments in Egypt- will try to penetrate the second door. No date has been set for the mission. Among artefacts that the pair wants to retrieve are two broken copper pins ...



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