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Video: NASA Working on Lunar Mining Robot
5/2/2013

The RASSOR robot climbs a hill during testing at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.   (Source: NASA)
The RASSOR robot climbs a hill during testing at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
(Source: NASA)

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Ann R. Thryft
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Re: NASA does it again
Ann R. Thryft   5/2/2013 11:48:44 AM
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Thanks, Elizabeth. I think one thing the development of this robot shows is that space robots are becoming more specialized, as we also saw in this slideshow on some NASA is developing with the Canadian Space Agency: http://www.designnews.com/author.asp?section_id=1386&doc_id=254560

Elizabeth M
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NASA does it again
Elizabeth M   5/2/2013 8:34:08 AM
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I've read about this rover before, it's quite interesting. NASA's Mars exploration is some of its most fascinating work. I'll be curious to see what they can learn about the planet by mining it.

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