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6:44 pm
Sun July 22, 2012

Weekend Special: Curious Kazakh Gopher Not Curious About Nearby Spaceships

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Originally published on Sat July 21, 2012 8:10 am

How he got to live there, I don't know. For one thing he's a gopher, not a cosmonaut or a rocket engineer, just an ordinary Kazhakh rodent who dug himself a hole. The hole, however, is smack in the middle of a rocket launching facility, one of the most active spaceports in the world, called the Cosmodrome.

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