Robot Snakes on a Plane to Mars? It Could Happen

Sept. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Snakes on Mars? Sounds like a b-grade film, but the idea could help future exploration missions on the red planet. The European Space Agency is looking at "snake robots" as a way of expanding a rover's mission. Bloomberg Television's Jessica Howard reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

Weinberg: No Clear Answers to Boost Productivity
22:26 - Carl Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics, and Bhanu Baweja, global head of emerging market cross asset strategy at UBS, talk about the difficulty in sparking productivity, how protectionist measures could impact emerging markets, and the prospect of a U.S.-China trade war. They speak on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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