Cosmic Playtime: Toys in Space (Photos)

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Hello Kitty in Space

Credit: Sanrio Co., Ltd.
Toys are fun. Toys in space are not only fun, but amazing. Take a look at some of the craziest space missions by toys in this gallery, starting with Japan's…Read More »

iconic Hello Kitty.

To celebrate the cat's 40th anniversary, Sanrio Co., Ltd. sent Hello Kitty to space in June 2014 on the small satellite Hodoyoshi 3. The mission has a 1.6-inch Hello Kitty figure perched near a small window that looks out on Earth below. A small display over the window will show messages from Earth. Read the Full Story.   Less «
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