Space Station Robot Is Up and Moving

Robot "Mr. Dextre," as the astronauts on the space shuttle and the space station have started calling him, is doing just fine. Spacewalkers Rick Linnehan and Mike Foreman spent seven hours and eight minutes assembling the gigantic robot overnight. It turned into quite a chore when balky bolts refused to release one of Dextre's arms from the pallet he was attached to on the space station. Linnehan told Mission Control he felt like he was doing a one-handed chin up trying to unbolt Dextre's...Full Story
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