That Time BB-8 Visited the Robots at NASA

By Jennifer Ouellette on at

Not so long ago, in our very own Milky Way galaxy, a plucky little droid named BB-8 roamed the hallowed halls of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, rubbing shoulders with its robotic brethren. Happily, a photographer was on hand to capture this moment for posterity.


That Time BB-8 Visited the Robots at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab

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That Time BB-8 Visited the Robots at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab

First, a stop-off at the clean room where real NASA robots are made.


That Time BB-8 Visited the Robots at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab

Photo op with JPL’s disaster relief robot, RoboSimian.


That Time BB-8 Visited the Robots at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab

Selfie with the test double for NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover.