• Robonaut Operates Task Board in Space

    In the International Space Station's Destiny laboratory, Robonaut 2 is pictured on Jan. 2, during a round of testing for the first humanoid robot in space. Ground teams put Robonaut through its paces as they remotely commanded it to operate valves on a task board.Robonaut is a testbed for exploring new robotic capabilities in space, and its form and dexterity allow it to use the same tools and control panels as its human counterparts do aboard the station.Photo Credit: NASA

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    NASA Mars Spacecraft Prepare for Close Comet Flyby

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    NASA Voyager Statement About Solar Wind Models

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    The Most Precise Measurement of an Alien World's Size

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    NASA's Kepler and Spitzer space telescopes have made the most precise measurement yet of the size of a planet beyond our solar...

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    Surface impressions of Rosetta's comet

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    NEOWISE Spots a Comet That Looked Like an Asteroid

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    Parched West Is Using Up Underground Water: NASA/UCI

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