The study of robots is known as robotics. Robots are machines that can do out tasks. Some robots are capable of performing tasks on their own. Other robots need to be told what to do all of the time.
What Role Do Robots Play in NASA?
NASA employs robots in a variety of ways. Large things can be moved in space using robotic arms on spacecraft. Other worlds can be visited by robotic spaceships. Robotic planes can take off and land without the need for a pilot. New sorts of robots are being researched by NASA. These will assist and work with people.
What Are Robotic Arms and How Do They Work?
To move huge things in orbit, NASA employs robotic arms. The robotic arm known as "Canadarm" is now aboard the space shuttle. The Canadarm2 is the largest of the two Canadarms aboard the International Space Station. The space shuttle's arm is used for a variety of tasks.