By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The “CubeRover” developed by the Pittsburgh-based Astrobotics is being sent to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.READ MORE: OCA Pittsburgh And UPMC Team Up To Help Get The Asian-American Community Vaccinated
The CubeRover was designed to help scientists operate remotely and use instruments and other items while the Cube Rover is on the surface of the moon.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Preparing To Begin Open Air Performances
The lightweight device reduces the flight costs of NASA and is easy to maneuver.MORE NEWS: Fire Destroys Spaghetti & Steakhouse Restaurant In Murrysville
Developers at Carnegie Mellon University also helped design the Cube Rover.