Robot News: NASA and General Motors are working together

By Posted 8 Feb 2010, 09:33

We have some interesting news for Robot fanatics now, as it has been reported that NASA are working closely alongside car giants General Motors, on the next generation of robots designed for use in the aerospace and automotive industries.

As reported from Kokomoperspective, pictures of a new humanoid robot have been published, which has been the result of hard work from engineers and scientists from both NASA and GM.

These new robots feature vision and sensor technologies, meaning that they are able to work alongside people, to assist them on certain tasks relating to NASA and General Motor’s field of work.

Both companies think that this is a breakthrough in robot technology, with NASA’s Doug Cooke stating: “This cutting-edge robotics technology holds great promise, not only for NASA, but also for the nation.”

Full story through the link.

You can add us to your circle on Google+, follow us on Twitter, join the photo community on Pinterest, or like our Facebook page to keep updated on all the latest news.

  • Sammy Ocheita

    This is sweet. We need to start workin on Robots for the world ahead. Let me know if you have more info? Pls. I’m going to go to school for this

Categories