Nedo Introduces New Disaster Response Robots


A man demonstrates the Sakura remote-controlled transfer robot,... News PhotoAdult,Asia,Campus,Chiba City,Chiba Prefecture,Development,East Asia,Emergencies and Disasters,Examining,Exchanging,Finance,Horizontal,Japan,Men,Order,Remote Controlled,Research,Robot,Technology,The Media,University,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergA man demonstrates the Sakura remote-controlled transfer robot, developed by Chiba Institute of Technology's (CIT) Future Robotics Technology Center (fuRo) in the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization's (NEDO) unmanned anti-disaster system research and development project, during a media review at the university's Shibazono campus in Narashino City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. NEDO, Japan's largest public R&D management organization, introduced its latest disaster response robots technologies today. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images