The ESA Eurobot (Image: ESA)
The JUSTIN Humanoid (Image: As alin/Wikimedia)
Ford is studying space robots like NASA's Robonaut 2 in its efforts to develop safer connected cars (Image: NASA)
Ford is studying systems used in the JUSTIN Humanoid robot to improve vehicle-to-vehicle communication
Ford has turned to space robots in an effort to make driving safer and more efficient. The motor car company has embarked on a three-year research partnership with the telematics department of St. Petersburg Polytechnic University in Russia to study communications systems for space robots as a way of improving technology currently under development to produce cars able to communicate directly with one another and with the internet.
Other Images from this Gallery