ISS Crew Conducts Spacewalk, Taste Tests Space-Grown Lettuce

Credit: ISS: NASA
HOUSTON – Spacewalking cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Mikhail Kornienko marched through 11 tasks outside the International Space Station’s (ISS) Russian segment on Aug. 10, while colleagues inside the six-person orbiting lab taste-tested food grown in space for the first time. The 5-hr., 31-min...
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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