An Astronaut Talks Robonaut

Cady Coleman says NASA is using Robonaut to better understand how humans and robots interact.
1:38 | 11/06/13

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So this is -- on who was apparent when I was fair and I guess this is a -- has been. I'm weeks of how this first half up there and actually on his chest of the -- acts. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- And how to we understand each other -- understand what each one is gonna do next how to communicate how to we feel safe incidents -- working on up on the space station. And you'll see that he's got a lot sign all -- fingers actually articulate it's really phenomenal and it makes you think about how I really know when I reach out. And move us which one of my really doing -- my pushing him my calling. In a delay -- -- follow the same time. And so I'm worth thinking about you know it might reaching out with my -- reaching out my finger to actually eat -- that night I need to actually -- something here and I just actually push it. -- -- -- And doing -- -- -- and make sure we designer interfaces so that something went. Simple robotic interface is can can actually grasp it. Do you think everything guy wears a helmet I think we're still working on how he moves around him and I think -- -- like to see all that's at six status -- on. And then he's got his Jersey's that is dollars in arms and if we take this apart from the tip off some -- -- -- -- That's where we season insides of -- on how. He really -- to -- some precisely so one of my jobs are left was to literally learn how to do robotics surgery. On that robots and pouring in to be able to fix his hands and is different different parts so that we -- pictured it but there.

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