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Hefty rover marks potential next step in exploring space

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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
The Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems showcased its newly acquired planetary rover Friday at the state Capitol. State Sen. Will Espero, wearing a Rus­sian spacesuit, controlled the rover.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
Chelsea Lockridge, who works in state Sen. Josh Green’s office, tried on the Rus­sian spacesuit. Also on display was astronaut Charlie Bolden’s orange spacesuit.