Photos: Robonaut 2, NASA's Robot Butler for Astronauts

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Robonaut 2 and Gloved Astronaut's Hands

Credit: NASA
The International Space Station's humanoid robot helper, Robonaut 2, reaches out to touch a gloved astronaut hand in a photo that pays tribute to Michelangelo's Sistine ceiling painting.
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