R2-D2 Saves The STAR WARS Day


Three-time space shuttle astronaut Rick Mastracchio and the rest of the International Space Station crew tried to deliver the Star Wars Day message, but experienced technical problems, no doubt the work of the evil Empire.

Fortunately, a very recognizable little astromech R2-D2 droid is on hand to help out so the space station astronauts could say to “everyone on Earth from the ISS, May The Fourth be with you”.

Happy Star Wars Day with the “May the 4th” video from NASA. Pay attention to the briefing given to Artoo says that their spies were of Bothan descent.