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Tonight: National Geographic Live Event From ISS

NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins participates in the second of two spacewalks, which were designed to allow the crew to change out a faulty water pump on the exterior of the space station. Fellow spacewalker Rick Mastracchio appears in the reflection of Hopkins' helmet.

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Tonight, starting at 8 p.m. EDT, NASA and National Geographic Channel will provide viewers with a live look behind the scenes aboard the International Space Station and with the ground team at Mission Control in Houston.

During the live two-hour broadcast, the astronauts will share a bit of their unique perspective of Earth, show some of the scientific experiments that have taken place aboard the station and discuss the importance of keeping healthy during long-duration missions.


Read more here:

Or here at the Nat Geo website:



Hashtags: #LiveFromSpace and #ISS

NASA Accounts: @NASA, @NASA_Johnson, @ISS_Research

On-orbit Crew Twitter Accounts: @AstroWakata, @AstroRM

LiveFromSpace Astronaut Accounts: @Astro_Mike, @Astro_Cady

Nat Geo Twitter Account: @NatGeoChannel


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