These Crazy Things Were All Shot Into Space … For Some Reason

Buzz Lightyear

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“To infinity and beyond!” A Buzz Lightyear action figure was shot into space in 2008 on Discovery shuttle-flight mission STS-124.

While Buzz Lightyear himself is a fictional character from the beloved film Toy Story, he was named after a real astronaut — Buzz Aldrin — the second person to walk on the moon.

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