Canada's Special Purpose Dexterous Manipulator or Dextre for short having past its final exams in December is now officially on the job. It was 11 days ago that the Japanese H-2B Transfer Vehicle (HTV2) or as it is known as, Kounotori2, docked with the International Space Station with the help of another Canadian robot, Canadarm2.  Read more at SpaceRef Canada.

 

 

For a closer look at Dextre on duty, click here.

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