This is the adorable story you’re looking for! Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens‘ break out star, BB-8, has garnered a lot of attention and adoration since the film’s launch back in December. As such, the tiny droid has gotten a lot of opportunities since, including visiting the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to meet real robots, and learn more about NASA’s trip to Mars! Check out the adorable images below (shared by NASA) to see what the bot was up to!
Wow, it looks like they really hit it off. After that, BB-8 also got to visit the clean room (pictured below), where the company’s robots are created.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens comes to Digital HD & Disney Movies Anywhere April 1 and Blu-ray on April 5.