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Image: e.Deorbit's robotic arm

ESA's proposed e.Deorbit mission, shown left, using a robotic arm to catch a derelict satellite โ€“ the baseline capture method for what would be the world's first active space debris removal mission, in 2024.

dateJan 18, 2017 in Space Exploration
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Robots help position interventional needles

Finding the ideal position for interventional needles โ€“ as used in biopsies, for instance โ€“ is a difficult and time-consuming process. This can now be performed automatically, using a robotic arm to place a needle guide ...

dateOct 27, 2016 in Robotics
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