U.S. Spy Satellite Images From the Cold War Released


By Leonard David
Senior Space Writer
posted: 11:05 am ET
13 November 2002
At the height of the Cold War, U.S. spy satellites were busy looking for those “Kodak instant moments” on a global basis.

Now decades later, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), and the National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA) are spring-loaded to soon make available thousands of once secret spysat snapshots.
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Living Dolls

An interview with the author of

Sunday 16 June 2002
repeated the following Wednesday at 2.30pm
with Natasha Mitchell

Machines or toys that chew and swallow, that flinch, that play the flute? All have been recently developed in robotic laboratories worldwide. And in one sense there?s nothing new about them ? humanoid automata have captured the popular imagination for centuries. But are they really like us ? or are we like them? Gaby Wood is the author of ?Living Dolls: A Magical History of the Quest for Mechanical Life?.
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