Astronauts aboard the Discovery space shuttle are using a humanoid robot to work on the International Space Station. The Robonaut 2 lives on board with the astronauts and will be affixed to a pedestal from which it can work. Engineers hope to ship its legs later this year. Read the full article at ComputerWorld.com
Humanoid Robot Onboard Discovery Space Shuttle
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