Nuclear Reactor Recon Robot Needs Work

A Toshiba-built quadruped recon robot took a powder during a press conference, indicating maybe it needs a little work yet. It's a great concept of course, to use robots to go into hostile environments such as the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan, so that engineers can get a better idea of what the damage is without risking more human lives in the process. However, the little robot that could...couldn't, at least not this time...

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