NASA Spacewalkers Surge Ahead Of Schedule

Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—Working more than an hour ahead of schedule at times, NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Drew Morgan on Oct. 6 successfully initiated a month-long spacewalk campaign to replace a dozen aging nickel hydrogen (NH) power storage batteries with six more-efficient lithium ion (Li) units on the...

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