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I sometimes feel like a veteran

There are six of us again on the Space Station. Two weeks ago the Soyuz TMA-04M arrived with Gennady Padalka, Sergei Revin and  Joe Acaba. It was a special moment. We listened to Russian flight control communicate with the new … Continue reading

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The ISS: a bigger home with a lovely window

My first week on the space station is already over. Our launch was great. It might have been even better for the spectators than it was for us, as we did not see anything until we were about eighty kilometres … Continue reading

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