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Humans doing difficult, repetitive tasks or those who need assistance with movement may soon get a helping hand – literally – thanks to robotic technology developed to serve astronauts in space.
NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate is utilizing the space station as a test bed for multiple game-changing technology demonstrations.
NASA to use Boston-Power's lithium-ion cells in both space as well as terrestrial development programs.
Getting your “space legs” in Earth orbit has taken on new meaning for NASA’s pioneering Robonaut program.
The International Space Station's Robonaut 2 will be receiving new legs built and sent by NASA aboard the SpaceX-3 cargo supply mission. The SpaceX mission is due to launch March 16 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
Before most humans turn one year old – walking appears to be a complete mystery. However, not long after we take our first steps, walking around becomes a mundane mode of transportation we rarely give a second thought to.
In what seems to be the latest step toward Star Trek-like technology, NASA has finished building mechanized legs for the ISS robotic crew member, R2.
A tiny Japanese robot will spend the next year and a half on the International Space Station (ISS) keeping lonely astronauts company and entertaining children stationed on Earth.
- a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.
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