World’s cutest talking robot heads into space

This is Kirobo. A 34cm-tall talking robot… and an astronaut. Kirobo’s hitching a ride to the International Space Station  (2013) with a Japanese cargo transporter called the KOUNOTORI4. He’s going to chill for a month or so until Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata arrives on the ISS in November for Expedition 38 and Expedition 39. Then […]