Watch NASA TV now for live coverage of a six-hour, 30-minute spacewalk with NASA astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren. Japanese astronaut Kimiya Yui will monitor the duo during the spacewalk. Russian cosmonaut Sergey Volkov will help the spacewalkers with suit up activities... http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
Astronaut Andrew Feustel reenters the Space Station after completing an 8-hour, 7-minute spacewalk at 10:12 a.m. EDT as NASA space shuttle Endeavour makes its last visit to the International Space Station on May 22, 2011 in space. After 20 years, 25 missions and more than 115 million miles in space, Endeavour is on its final flight to the International Space Station before being retired. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)
James Alton McDivitt (Brig Gen, USAF Ret.) (born June 10, 1929) is a former NASA astronaut who flew in the Gemini and Apollo programs. He commanded the Gemini 4 flight during which Edward H. White performed the first US space walk, and later the Apollo 9 flight which was the first manned flight test of the Lunar Module and the complete set of Apollo flight hardware. He later became Manager of Lunar Landing Operations and was the Apollo Spacecraft Program Manager for Apollo flights 12 through…
NASA Astronaut Charles Conrad Jr. emerging from the Gemini 11 space capsule Atlantic Ocean landing September 15, 1966. Gemini 11 was the ninth crewed Earth-orbiting spacecraft of the Gemini series, carrying astronauts Charles "Pete" Conrad Jr. and Richard Gordon.
A Cool NASA game. You can take virtual spacewalks to learn about the International Space Station from outside. .. Well, I thought it was kind of cool, anyway ...and it's a "free product." Well, not really free, I guess - but our tax dollars at work. I don't see how this forwards President Obama's priority for NASA to try to recruit more Muslim astronauts though. Wish I was joking.