Time Traveling Robots in Space #30 – Robo-Gigolo Cuggles

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The ethics of robotic brothels, this week’s announcement of asteroid mining and we spoil a Fringe episode.

On this episode we talk about…

*  A time travel themed art gallery show in LA.

http://iam8bit.com/the-gallery/time-travel/
http://youtu.be/enspdfQwsFE

* Some initial impressions of Men In Black 3 from early screenings.

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-31749_162-57421837-10391698/men-in-black-3-preview-offers-glimpse-into-films-time-travel-plot/

* Battle bots coming to U.S. police forces.

http://io9.com/5900582/hundreds-of-warbots-will-join-cops-ranks?tag=robots

* Researches belief that brothels will offer robot prostitutes by 2050.

http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2012/04/20/researchers-predict-brothels-will-offer-robot-prostitutes-by-2050/

*  The space-based shows that Syfy presented at their upfront this week.

http://io9.com/5905013/how-syfy-will-bring-science-fiction-back-to-television

* Asteroid mining becoming a reality.

http://www.planetaryresources.com/mission/
http://www.planetaryresources.com/2012/04/planetary-resources-press-conference-webcast-archive/ http://youtu.be/7fYYPN0BdBw http://dailycaller.com/2012/04/25/asteroid-mining-venture-aims-to-add-trillions-to-global-gdp/#ixzz1t4dN7Ivg

Plus, our recommendations…  The Fringe episode Letters of Transitand the movie Real Steal. 

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Dave Nelson

Dave Nelson

Originally from Minnesota in the United States, Dave has lived all over.  He currently makes his home in Ottawa, Ontario Canada where he lives with his wife and stepdaughter.  Dave works as an on-air announcer at Boom 99-7 (CJOT.) One of his first sci-fi memories was that of watching Star Trek the original series in reruns on Sunday mornings so, as you can imagine, that made quite the impression and was one of the inspirations for founding the Galactic Netcasts network in 2011. You can hear Dave on The Alien Invasion, The SciFi Geeks Club and Weird World Weekly podcasts. Follow him on Twitter @davenelsonvoice