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Russia’s Cosmobot is Getting Ready to Walk in Space

Russia's SAR-400 robotic cosmonaut—which bears some significant similarity to NASA's Robonaut—is in practice for its first ever space walk. But don't worry, because it will be controlled from afar, just like in this picture. Read More >>

NASA’s Robonaut Will Stride Like an Antelope Around the ISS With Its New Legs

NASA's Robonaut spacefaring robot has already taken over a fair few of the ISS crew members' more menial tasks, and next year it's going to get even more useful, as NASA kit the guy out with a pair of giant legs. Where was this guy when Sandra Bullock needed him? Read More >>

The First Astronaut-Robot Handshake in Space

There's nothing like a good, firm handshake. Especially when it's with a robot, and you're in space. Yesterday, NASA's Robonaut completed its systems checks aboard the International Space Station — and celebrated with a handshake. Read More >>

Watch as NASA Finally Gives Robonaut 2 a Test Drive Aboard the ISS

It’s been a long time coming, our intrepid android astronaut was first freed from his packing on the ISS back in March last year, we even glimpsed a look through his eyes in September, but now Robonaut 2’s finally been activated. Read More >>