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Local media members interview Brig. Gen. Nina Armagno, commander, 45th Space Wing, about the weather-bot Jan. 27 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. The robot helps members of the 45th Weather Squadron release weather balloons without risking human life when lightning is too close. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Chris Calkins)

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