Robonaut 2 is finally getting its legs delivered, IN SPAAAAACE

After a long wait, Robonaut 2, the humanoid robot who is currently making its home attached to a post on the International Space Station, is finally getting its legs! » 3/13/14 6:00pm 3/13/14 6:00pm

George Takei and Robonaut 2 flash the Vulcan salute in support of LGBT…

Late last month, George Takei visited NASA's Johnson Space Center to speak about leadership and inclusiveness at an event sponsored by the Agency's "ASIA" and "Out & Allied" resource groups, which represent the Space Center's Asian-Pacific American and LGBT employees, respectively. » 6/12/12 11:30am 6/12/12 11:30am

Watch the amazing trailer for Robonaut 2: The next step in space…

The Space Shuttle Discovery's crew today includes one special robot — Robonaut 2, who has way more lifting and manipulation capacity than existing humanoid robots. Check out this super-dramatic movie-style trailer, showing why Robonaut is the bot with a mission. » 2/24/11 5:30pm 2/24/11 5:30pm