NASA exoskeleton to give astronauts a boost

A robotic exoskeleton developed as a spin-off from NASA's Robonaut 2 project could help astronauts stay healthier in space, and paraplegics walk.

Robot astronaut powered up for first time in space

The first robot member of the International Space Station crew woke up yesterday, six months after its arrival.

NASA trains humanoid robot for space station duty

NASA is preparing to launch the first human-like robot to space as part of the Discovery STS-133 mission planned for September.