Astronaut Robot Kirobo Receives Guiness World Records

Astronaut Robot Kirobo receives Guiness World Records
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Tokyo, Japan – Erika Ogawa, Vice President of Guinness World Records Japan, and Japanese robot creator Tomotaka Takahashi, right, pose with Kirobo during a presentation to the world’s first astronaut robot with two Guinness World Records certificates at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, March 27, 2015. Kirobo arrived at the International Space Station on August 10, 2013, and spent a total of eighteen months there, holding the worlds first conversation experiment in outer space between a robot and a human, Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata, and conducting research for a future in which humans and robots coexist. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)

Astronaut Robot Kirobo receives Guiness World Records
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Tokyo, Japan – Erika Ogawa, Vice President of Guinness World Records Japan, shakes hands with Kirobo after presenting the world’s first astronaut robot with two Guinness World Records certificates in a ceremony at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, March 27, 2015. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)