Space & Innovation

Hands of the Future

'Dexterous' and 'robots' aren't words that usually go together. The new generation of robotic hands is changing that.

Robots outperform humans in many ways, but we've always had them beat with our super-dexterous hands. Now advancements in robotics are changing that. The latest generation of robotic hands are scary precise and will soon challenge humans for the dexterity crown. This week we profile three different efforts to bring life-like robotic hands to reality.