Astronaut Barbie Doll Jets Off on Zero Gravity Flight

5 October 2021 11:13 WIB

A Barbie doll version of an Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is seen during a zero-gravity flight with members of the European Space Agency in an unknown location. A Barbie doll version of Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti has jetted off on a zero-gravity flight with the aim of inspiring young girls to consider a career in space and science, technology, maths and engineering (STEM). Courtesy of ESA/Simone Marocchi/Handout via REUTERS

5 Oktober 2021 00:00 WIB

A Barbie doll version of an Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is seen in this undated handout photo. Marking the Oct. 4-10 World Space Week, which this year celebrates women in space, toy maker Mattel Inc has teamed up with the European Space Agency (ESA) and Cristoforetti, who is currently in training for her next mission to the International Space Station next April. Courtesy of Mattel/Handout via REUTERS

5 Oktober 2021 00:00 WIB

A Barbie doll version of an Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is seen during a zero-gravity flight with members of the European Space Agency in an unknown location. "The mini Samantha doll has already been on a parabolic flight so she already has some experience with weightlessness," Cristoforetti, 44, said in a video statement. Courtesy of ESA/Simone Marocchi/Handout via REUTERS

5 Oktober 2021 00:00 WIB

A Barbie doll version of an Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is seen at the Paderborn Lippstadt Airport in Buren, Germany, in this undated handout photo. As part of the project, Barbie is sharing educational resources on space on its website and proceeds from the new Samantha Cristoforetti Barbie doll. Courtesy of ESA/Petra Rajnicova/Handout via REUTERS

5 Oktober 2021 00:00 WIB

A Barbie doll version of an Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is seen at the Paderborn Lippstadt Airport in Buren, Germany, in this undated handout photo. Courtesy of ESA/Petra Rajnicova/Handout via REUTERS

5 Oktober 2021 00:00 WIB

An Italian European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti poses for a photo with a Barbie doll version of herself, in this undated handout photo. Courtesy of ESA/Romy Harink/Handout via REUTERS

5 Oktober 2021 00:00 WIB