Expedition 64 commander Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov carried outthis year's eighth spacewalk. The excursion, the first for both cosmonauts,comes just two days after the Space Station crew more than doubled to seven asthe SpaceX Crew Dragon commercial ferry ship docked. During the spacewalk, thepair conducted leak inspections outside the hatch and relocated an antenna.
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A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a U.S. astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday, in what is the last scheduled Russian flight carrying a U.S. crew member. Joe Davies reports.
NASA astronaut and pilot Victor Glover, who is the first Black astronaut to embark on a long-term stay at the International Space Station, said the experience of being in orbit and seeing Earth was "surreal."
NASA astronaut and physicist Shannon Walker, who arrived at the International Space Station while aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule dubbed Resilience this week, gave a tip to future space tourists on Thursday during a press conference.