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First NBL training run - Getting a feel for the suit. | by AstroSamantha
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First NBL training run - Getting a feel for the suit.

Credit: NASA

 

The Neutral Buoyancy Facility (NBL) is a gigantic 13-meter deep pool that houses a real-size replica of the International Space Station.

In the NBL astronauts learn to perform spacewalks.

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Taken on March 5, 2012