Astronauts, Robots Join For Space Station Battery Swap

Credit: ISS: NASA
HOUSTON—One of the most tightly choreographed joint human and robotic activities ever undertaken aboard the International Space Station, unfolding since New Year’s Eve, reaches a milestone on Jan. 6. That is when the NASA spacewalking duo of Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson embark on the first of...

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