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Google send an Android into Space - no one hears it scream

Google send a Nexus S into space - wants to meet Ripley.

By: Anthony Garreffa from Dec 22, 2010 @ 21:06 CST

Google have sent their mascot, the Android, into space. The 30, 000m trip was done with a Nexus S and recorded various data with it's GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope and magnetometer.

A few super-powers of the Nexus S were found in the process. The Nexus S can function up to an altitude of 18, 000m and temperatures of as low as -50c.

NEWS SOURCES:gizmodo.com.au

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