"The lids off!" he excitedly Tweets.
Robonaut is the first humanoid robot in space. The humanoid was boxed up in August but his flight to space was delayed by repeated setbacks in the launch of the Discovery shuttle.
If I were these guys, I'd pee my pants from excitement and there would be packing peanuts everywhere! hehe
Reminds me of Asimov's short story 'Reason'...
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That certainly was a great story! Hopefully they won't encounter such bureaucracy here.
@Igot1forya - well thankfully you weren't there;-) It is quite a prize though. Man leaves Robots stay. Good closure. Perhaps we'll leave this "maintenance" of space to Robots as we can work on exploring the vast regions beyond our immediate atmosphere.