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Robotic Arm


      a mechanical arm designed for grabbing, holding and moving objects


The space station’s robotic arm helps astronauts lift large objects while in space.

Some factories use robotic arms to build cars.


Related Links:
Curiosity's Robotic Arm
Robotics on the International Space Station
Dextre the Magnificent  

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An astronaut is anchored to a foot restraint on the International Space Station's Canadarm2, against the blackness of space and Earth’s horizon
Astronaut Stephen K. Robinson rides on a robotic arm that is attached to the International Space Station.
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