Photo: A new NASA space 'bot

Photo: A new NASA space 'bot

Summary: NASA is developing a number of robots designed to assist astronauts with tasks too tedious--or dangerous--for humans.

  • NASA's Robonaut, a two-arm, one-leg robot, is expected to go on future space flights to perform tasks humans don't want to do, or can't. For other recent developments in robot technology, click to see a photo gallery from the RoboNexus conference.

Topics: Nasa / Space, Security

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