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In this image made June 18, 2012, off the monitor screen at the Beijing Aerospace Flight Control Center and released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese astronaut Liu Wang (left) tries to help his female colleague Liu Yang move forward as their commander Jing Haipeng waves in the orbiting Tiangong-1 lab module. They moved from Shenzhou-9 spacecraft to this module three hours after docking earlier that day. (Associated Press/Beijing Aerospace Control Center via Xinhua)
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In this image made June 18, 2012, off the monitor screen at the Beijing Aerospace Flight Control Center and released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese astronaut Liu Wang (left) tries to help his female colleague Liu Yang move forward as their commander Jing Haipeng waves in the orbiting Tiangong-1 lab module. They moved from Shenzhou-9 spacecraft to this module three hours after docking earlier that day. (Associated Press/Beijing Aerospace Control Center via Xinhua)

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