posted on Dec, 4 2010 @ 05:59 AM
In 1993 and again in 2002 there were robots used to explore shafts in the Great Pyramid.
Now eight years later, a new robot is ready to try to discover what that special "something" might be. Dubbed the Djedi Rover-- after the sorcerer
who helped Khufu design his resting place -- this 'bot boasts a toolbox of cutting-edge gizmos. Mission manager Shaun Whitehead told AOL News that
the machine is fitted with a flexible "snake camera" that will allow it to peer through the existing hole in the first slab and carry out a more
detailed survey of this ancient mini-chamber.
was one of many
put out this past August. No actual date (that I could find) was given as to when this event would occur. The only reference I found said, "in
about 6 weeks time".
Now, three and a half months later, I am unable to find any new information or updates on this Djedi Rover, save for a reference
by someone who just seems as frustrated as myself with the lack of any
If anyone has information on this, I would greatly appreciate it!