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Humanoid robot launched into space: Russian Soyuz rocket blasts off towards ISS

USATODAY.com Thursday, 22 August 2019
The humanoid robot is en route to the International Space Station as part of tests of a new rocket.
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News video: Robot clenches Russian flag during space launch

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NASA TV showed footage from inside the descent module of an un-piloted Soyuz spacecraft, where a humanoid robot grasped a Russian flag during its journey to the International Space Station. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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