Dextre

05.27.14
Robot fixes robot on the ISS so astronauts don't have to (video)
05.27.14

Robot fixes robot on the ISS so astronauts don't have to (video)

When something goes wrong with the ISS, astronauts usually don their suits and brave the harsh con...

By M. Moon,   05.27.14
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04.30.13
Canada puts its robot arms on $5 bills, leads the space currency race
04.30.13

Canada puts its robot arms on $5 bills, leads the space currency race

Americans like to tease Canadians about their colorful (and often animal-themed) money, but we thi...

By J. Fingas,   04.30.13
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01.26.13
Canada's Dextre robot refuels faux satellite from the ISS in first-of-a-kind test
01.26.13

Canada's Dextre robot refuels faux satellite from the ISS in first-of-a-kind test

Move over, Canadarm. You may have helped the space shuttle fleet repair the Hubble Telescope and b...

By A. Santos,   01.26.13
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07.14.11
NASA robotic gas station successfully installed -- our Jetsonian dreams (almost) fulfilled
07.14.11

NASA robotic gas station successfully installed -- our Jetsonian dreams (almost) fulfilled

So we won't be zipping around with wife and kids in a flying car anytime soon, but NASA brought u...

By C. Trout,   07.14.11
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03.18.08
Dextre robot now fully assembled, ready for testing
03.18.08

Dextre robot now fully assembled, ready for testing

Apparently, the folks aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour aren't wasting any time piecing Dextre together...

By D. Murph,   03.18.08
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03.07.08
Canadian-built Dextre robot set for delivery to space station
03.07.08

Canadian-built Dextre robot set for delivery to space station

It may be not be the only bot on the block for long but, for now at least, the Canadian-built Dextr...

By D. Melanson,   03.07.08
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