While you were sweating through mousho ()—the final dog days of August, Japan has finished its new, carbon nano-fiber, mag-lev, hyper-loopy, vacuum tube-bridge to the Uncanny Valley*.
Other 3Yen posts about Japan’s cconquering the Uncanny Valley include:
• ‘Halfu’ baby-bot with ‘tude (3Yen / 2013-01-22)
• Japanese robots invade the Uncanny Valley (3Yen / 2010-08-05/)
• Robo-babe singing J-Pop (3Yen / 2009-10-06/)