Russia’s Fedor robot inside the Russian Soyuz MS-14 spacecraft. Photo: Reuters

Mission over: Russia terminates its ‘Fedor’ space robot

  • Fedor, or Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research, was built to assist space station astronauts, but wasn’t up to the task
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Russia’s Fedor robot inside the Russian Soyuz MS-14 spacecraft. Photo: Reuters
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A view from the Soyuz MS-14 spacecraft carrying Russian anthropomorphous robot Fedor (Skybot F-850) during an unsuccessful docking manoeuvre with the International Space Station (ISS). Photo: EPA-EFE/ROSCOSMOS

The first crime in space? Allegations surface Nasa astronaut ‘accessed estranged ex-partner’s bank account from International Space Station’

  • Astronaut Anne McClain, who has since returned to Earth, acknowledged she accessed the account while in orbit but has denied any wrongdoing
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A view from the Soyuz MS-14 spacecraft carrying Russian anthropomorphous robot Fedor (Skybot F-850) during an unsuccessful docking manoeuvre with the International Space Station (ISS). Photo: EPA-EFE/ROSCOSMOS
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