The newest robot in the International Space Station: Cimon #ISS #AI #horizons #MakeRobotFriend @ESA @astro_CIMON @IBMWatson

ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst welcomed a new face to the Columbus laboratory, thanks to the successful commissioning of technology demonstration Cimon. Short for Crew Interactive Mobile CompanioN, Cimon is a 3D-printed plastic sphere designed to test human-machine interaction in space.Developed and built by Airbus in Friedrichshafen and Bremen, Germany, on...