Astrobotic Technology

Local Company Hopes New Technology Will Someday Go LunarWelcome to the moon! At least, that's the scenario as the model of a lunar landing ship enters a gravel pit owned by the LaFarge Company of Munhall.
Lunar Rover Developed At CMU Robotics Institute To Drill For Ice The surface of the moon is a long way from Carnegie Mellon University. Monday morning, the CMU Robotics Institute unveiled the prototype for Polaris, a robotic vehicle slated to drill for polar ice buried in moon dust.