Honda unveils human-like robot

Gadget better than the 2005 version and will help people carry out some dangerous tasks.

    Honda, the Japanese corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of cars and motorcycles, has unveiled an upgrade of its human-like robot.

    Honda hopes that Asimo, which can now move much faster than the 2005 version and has improved dexterity, can be used as a tool to help people carry out some dangerous or difficult tasks.

    Sonia Gallego reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Senegal's village of women

    Senegal's village of women

    Women in northeast Senegal are using solar-powered irrigation to farm food and halt the encroaching desert.

    Inside Baltimore's human trafficking industry

    Inside Baltimore's human trafficking industry

    Survivors of sex trafficking and those who investigate it in the city share their stories.

    A tale of two isolations

    A tale of two isolations

    More than 1,000km apart, a filmmaker and the subject of his film contend with the methods and meanings of solitude.