Getting to grips with Gecko Grippers – Space Pod 04/13/16


A new tool has been delivered to the International Space Station by the Cygnus spacecraft. Stick around to hear TMRO correspondent Lisa Stojanovski explain how they work, and how they might allow robots to spring around spacecrafts.

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  1. Jason Damisch on April 13, 2016 at 3:57 pm

    Do you love dinosaurs?

  2. John Bensted on April 14, 2016 at 9:08 pm

    I am sure gecko grippers have some earthly uses as well!

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