Running in Space!

[ Music ]>>Karen Nyberg: Hi, welcome to the International Space Station. As all of my family and friends know, I love to run when I’m on earth. Luckily we have the capability to run here on the Space Station too. In fact, it’s one of the 3 exercises that we do on a daily basis […]

Mission X: how to stay fit and healthy in space with Luca Parmitano

Hello everyone! I’m ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano and I’m sending you this message straight from the International Space Station. We all need to do exercise and eat the right foods to stay fit, healthy, and strong, training like an astronaut is a great way to do this. When astronauts like me live and work in […]

Restorers Try to Get Lunar Module Guidance Computer Up and Running | WSJ

– [Jimmie] I feel it’s one of the most, if not the most important computers ever built. To me, it was the heart of the mission. We wouldn’t have went to the moon without the Apollo Guidance Computer. This may be the only time an Apollo Guidance Computer is powered up, because this has not […]

How astronauts handle medical meltdowns in space

– We’re here in Boston at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and we’re about to get a crash course in how to deal with a medical emergency in space. I’m terrified! (techno music) (coughing) (alarm blares) – The smoke seems to be going down so, (coughing) and the alarm stopped so we should be– (background noise […]

We survived a (simulated) space catastrophe

– We’re here in Boston at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. And we’re about to get a crash course in how to deal with a medical emergency in space. I’m terrified. (coughing) (alarm beeping) Smoke seems to be going down so and the alarmed stopped so we should be- – [Operator] Shutdown so it doesn’t overheat […]