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How A Radical 1960s Architect Inspired NASA’s Next Great Space Robot 

How A Radical 1960s Architect Inspired NASA’s Next Great Space Robot 

NASA’s bizarre Super Ball Bot is unlike any robot ever built — it uses a net of wires and rods to move, and could someday explore harsh exoplanets. It also has an unlikely heritage: It was inspired by the ideas of a visionary from the 1960s building floating cities based…