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"To boldly go where no team has ever gone before! Obviously with a mug of tea, some cookies, a comfy sofa and some fluffy bunny slippers!"



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Robots - Alexander Gerst and CIMON head for the ISS

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Among those who will accompany Alexander Gerst when he heads for the International Space Station this summer is CIMON, a robot with wide-ranging capabilities.

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Field Trials Utah: Robot team simulates Mars mission

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A barren, rocky desert landscape and not a single soul around – to come as close as possible to the inhospitable conditions on the Red Planet, scientists of the Robotics Innovation Centre of the German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) tested the cooperation of various robot systems in the desert of the American state of Utah from 24 October to 18 November 2016.

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NASA advances humanoid robots for our future in space

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At the DARPA 2015 Tech Expo Kris Verdeyen Chief Engineer on the Valkyrie Project at NASA gives us a glimpse into the future of space and ground biased robotic astronauts.

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He Builds Space Robots for a Living | Best Job Ever

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As a mechanical engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, Kobie Boykins has the awesome privilege of building stuff, only to blast it millions of miles away into space at thousands of miles an hour. He goes into work every day with the enviable job of revealing the remarkable mysteries of our universe, and as part of that mission, he's had a hand in building all of the rovers that have landed on Mars: Sojourner, Spirit, Opportunity, and Curiosity.

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Northeastern puts NASA’s Valkyrie space robots to test

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The Massachusetts school has been tasked with prepping the humanoid robot for future missions to Mars.

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