NASA Develops Volcano-Exploring Robots

The small bots will help researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory map fissures and learn more about how eruptions occur.

January 13, 2015
1:45 PM EST
Parcheta worked with VolcanoBot 1 in Hawaii in May 2014 to explore a fissure that's now inactive on the active Kilauea volcano in Hawaii. | NASA/JPL-Caltech