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Her figure stands alongside Ride's next to a Lego version of the space shuttle.
And yes, the machinery itself is in there too, with the 231-piece set including a space shuttle and the Hubble Space Telescope.
Though Krtek never really made it to the United States, a Krtek toy accompanied the American astronaut Andrew J. Feustel on the space shuttle Endeavour in 2011.
Along with the Lucas Museum, the soccer stadium and the Expo Line, these include a renovation of the Coliseum set to be completed in 2019 and a permanent building at the California Science Center for the space shuttle Endeavour.
Four pioneering women from Apollo to the space shuttle have been transformed into play sets.
The space shuttles were designed and built during the 1970s and 1980s as part of the USSR’s attempt to outdo the U.S. winged orbiters.
Back in 2008, the space shuttle Atlantis carried an experiment to the International Space Station called EXPOSE-E—a module full of biological samples including organic molecules, microoraganisms, as well as lichens and fungi.
The 231-piece set will also include models of the Hubble Space Telescope and a space shuttle.
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Definition of space shuttle for English Language Learners
: a spacecraft that can be used more than once and that carries people into outer space and back to Earth
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