Howdy there, fellow human. Do you want to go to space? Since you're reading Motherboard, I'm guessing you do. But unless you've got Lance Bass levels of cash, you can't afford it. But robots apparently can, and they're already spiking the proverbial football.
That's Kirobo, a fairly famous Japanese bot, in the video above. The little guy—he's just 13 inches tall—scored a flight to the International Space Station, and has now become the first robot to deliver a message from space? What were the monumental words, you ask?
For the rest of the story: http://sanitasradio.blogspot.mx/2013/09/how-worlds-first-old-people-changed.html