NASA Sending Robot Astronaut to Space

November 4, 2010 · Posted in Amazing · 7,298 Comments 

US space agency NASA is sending its first robot astronaut to the International Space Station.

Robonaut 2 NASA space robot astronaut

The robot, named as Robonaut 2 or R2, will serve as assistant to the astronauts at ISS. It is capable of cleaning tasks, holding tools and handling toxic leaks.

Robot Servant in Bangkok Restaurant

April 21, 2010 · Posted in Wicked · 6,612 Comments 

Lapassarada Thanaphant spent 30 million baht ($927,600) at her Hajime Japanese restaurant which opened in Bangkok earlier this month, including the purchase of four robots from Japan to serve the food.

Robot at Hajime Japanese restaurant in Bangkok