R2 Prepares for Fall Takeoff
NASA's newest astronaut will soon be taking off. R2, short for Robonaut 2, will start out by being tested by the ISS crew and will hopefully move up to performing real chores like cleaning and vacuuming. Weighing 310 lbs., R2 is set to launch this September.
Via Robonaut 2
Read More in: Robot Science/Medicine | Robot Videos
Share this Article with others:
Came straight to this page? Visit Robot Snob for all the latest news.
Posted by Sheila Franklin at June 14, 2010 9:10 AM