Pinched Nerve Sidelines U.S. Astronaut From Spacewalk

Mark Vande Hei
Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—A pinched nerve in the neck of NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei is the reason the agency has postponed his planned Aug. 24 spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS). Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Akihiko Hoshide had also been set to take part in the spacewalk...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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