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Want to learn how your company can become part of the space station research community? Join us at #DestinationStation on Feb. 2 at 2pm ET to learn about @ISS_CASIS and hear from @AstroVicGlover! issnl.us/by
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Ash from Saturday’s underwater volcanic eruption in the remote Pacific nation of Tonga made its way thousands of feet into the atmosphere & was visible from @Space_Station. During a pass over New Zealand on Sunday, Kayla Barron opened the window & saw the effects of the eruption.
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Two cosmonauts wrapped up the first spacewalk of 2022 today at 2:28pm ET after activating the Prichal docking module for future @Roscosmos vehicles. More... go.nasa.gov/3IonrwH
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Russian spacewalkers jettison, or toss, empty container into space after completing station cable connections. nasa.gov/live
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Spacewalkers Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov connect Russian television cables nearing five hours into today's spacewalk. nasa.gov/live
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About halfway through today's spacewalk, two cosmonauts hook up cables to the Prichal module as the station flies into an orbital sunrise. nasa.gov/live
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Replying to @NickySix86
The astronauts set their space clocks to GMT, or Greenwich Mean Time.
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Replying to @marcdrnl
This is the second spacewalk for Exp 66. The first one was on Dec. 2. Upcoming spacewalks have been planned but dates have not been finalized. nasa.gov/mission_pages/stati…
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Spacewalkers Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov work on the Nauka and Prichal modules during an orbital sunset. nasa.gov/live
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Cosmonaut Pyotr Dubrov exited the Poisk module at 7:17am ET beginning a spacewalk to service the Prichal module. nasa.gov/live
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Replying to @RossSmithSTL @NASA
The crew members speak both English and Russian on the space station.
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This narrated 3D animation shows the tasks Russian spacewalkers Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov will perform at the station today.
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🚨 LIVE NOW 🚨 🏋️ How do you exercise in space? 🍕 What’s your favorite astronaut food? 🌱 How do you grow plants in space? Buckle your space belts & tune in to watch @NASA_Astronauts answer questions from @MountRanierNPS Education Program. 📺 nasa.gov/nasatv
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Catch status updates from @Space_Station, @Commercial_Crew, @NASAArtemis, and more at our Jan. 18-19 virtual meeting of the NASA Advisory Council human spaceflight committee. Learn more (And please note the updated link in agenda!): go.nasa.gov/34TN0qT
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Two cosmonauts will embark on the first spacewalk of 2022 on Jan. 19 at 7am ET. @NASA TV coverage begins at 6am. go.nasa.gov/3fjWnlC
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Spacewalkers Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov will exit the station on Wednesday at 7am ET to configure a new Russian station module live on @NASA TV. More... go.nasa.gov/3fjWnlC
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