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FILE - In this March 23, 2009 file photo, The 158 centimeter (62.2 inch) tall "Cybernetic human" robot code-named HRP-4C, developed at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, walks on the catwalk during a fashion show as part of the opening day event of Japan Fashion Week in Tokyo. Japan's space agency JAXA announced Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, that it is considering putting a talking humanoid robot on the International Space Station in 2013 to watch the mission while astronauts are asleep, monitor their health and stress levels and communicate to Earth through the microblogging site Twitter. (AP Photo/Shizo Kambayashi, FILE)
Photo by: Shizuo Kambayashi
FILE - In this March 23, 2009 file photo, The 158 centimeter (62.2 inch) tall "Cybernetic human" robot code-named HRP-4C, developed at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, walks on the catwalk during a fashion show as part of the opening day event of Japan Fashion Week in Tokyo. Japan's space agency JAXA announced Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, that it is considering putting a talking humanoid robot on the International Space Station in 2013 to watch the mission while astronauts are asleep, monitor their health and stress levels and communicate to Earth through the microblogging site Twitter. (AP Photo/Shizo Kambayashi, FILE)

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