The Robots Have Finally Arrived at the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant (Video)


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About a month ago, many people were wondering why robots weren't more heavily used at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan. After all, Japan is a leader in robotics and robots can more easily operate in radioactive environments than humans. It looks like the robots have finally arrived and the plant is now crawling with them, both on the ground and in the air. Check out the video above to see the different types of bots that are employed. Via Technology Review. See also: Send Your Message of Support to Japan (Auto-Translated!)

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