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An Astronaut And His Robot Companion Are Photobombed By A Watery Planet

Illustration for article titled An Astronaut And His Robot Companion Are Photobombed By A Watery Planet

Commander Koichi Wakata poses before a Cupola window aboard the International Space Station. The Canadarm2's Latching End Effector looks on from the other side of the glass. Meanwhile, in the background, Earth hangs almost modestly, all but obscured by the photo's fore- and middleground subjects.

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Don't worry Earth, we see you.

Illustration for article titled An Astronaut And His Robot Companion Are Photobombed By A Watery Planet
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[NASA via APOD]

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kingmonkey
John Bigbooté

Makes me think of Max from Flight of the Navigator.