Space Station's New Japanese Arm to Make First Move By Tariq Malik 2008-06-07T10:00:00Z Spaceflight Shares The fading blue limb of the Earth backlights the shuttle Discovery docked at the ISS. At center is the station's six-jointed Japanese robotic arm folded up at the outboard end of the new Kibo lab. (Image: © NASA TV.) PLACEHOLDER BODY CONTENT TBC Have a news tip, correction or comment? Let us know at email@example.com.