Captured the heart as soon as it came in Chain . Is now an honorary member Thanks to astronauts who chose the character as a “gravity indicator” over their landmark For the ISS.
NASA astronauts Mike Hopkins, Victor Glover and Shannon Walker, along with Japanese space agency astronaut Soichi Noguchi, left for the International Space Station on Sunday night. Baby Yoda toys can be seen floating in the spacecraft during NASA’s livestream.
Astronauts – as well as NASA and SpaceX – kept Baby Yoda’s presence a secret until they reached zero-gravity. “Baby Yoda says you guys can get back on board,” astronaut Glover told SpaceX Mission Control, they could turn the cameras back inside the spacecraft.
In June, SpaceX and NASA astronauts Bob Behanken and Doug Hurley chose oneAs their zero-gravity indicator.
Of course, Baby Yoda floating in space excited Star Wars fans.
One tweeted: “Baby Yoda Goes Into Space! The Spoiler Twist Ending for Mandala Season 2?”
Another tweeted: “Why is it called the International Space Station? It will be interplanetary after Baby Yoda arrives.”
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