Mission specialist on STS-74 and performed multiple EVAs on STS-100. Currently training as the commander of Expedition 35.
Lost in Space - notes from today's ISS Motion Control System class, showing how we define location and direction
Spaceship Upgrade - the older of the 2 simulators gets new guts to match the Soyuz TMA-M model; Yuri looks on
Mystery Space Hardware - any guesses what this is? Hint: it's used in ESA's Columbus lab
Science in 0 g - Geoflow studies the Earth's core http://goo.gl/OOFqb. See the Canadian flag? http://goo.gl/PaoS4
Remembrance Day tomorrow, wearing a poppy lest I forget. Rick Mercer says it well: http://goo.gl/xlWX8
The winning answer came from @Twitscotty - Apple Slices (Fondant, to be exact). Extremely pleasant spacefood-in-a-can!
Astronaut food, from Europe - guess what's actually in this can!
Space Station simulator - on the doorstep of ESA's Columbus module in Cologne, Germany
No astronauts in stilettos! Training this week in ESA's Columbus module simulator in Cologne, Germany.
Same game, but harder - guess where on Earth this is! You have 'til Mon morning. I'll Tweet the winner!
Astronaut Game - can you guess where on Earth this is? I'll Tweet the first correct answer.
New Astronauts! The 2009 class cuts the cake, all successfully finished with their basic training.
Spacesuit waiting for an astronaut to climb in. You can see the Space Station in the water.
A day underwater - the safety divers weigh me out so I don't float or sink, and can get to work.
Ammonia Respirator - what astronauts wear if NH3 cooling loops comtaminate the Space Station atmosphere
We'll fly in space together - Russian rookies Oleg and Yevgeni at the pool yesterday with Kevin and me. Crewmates!
Vampire Astronaut - Happy Hallloween! Friends in Jakarta sent me this photo. Nice mission patch, Commander!
got an email/photo from Mike on ISS, Progress re-entry burn-up. He mentioned this video: http://goo.gl/HbvK5
Robotics Training: using Canadarm2 to grab a free-flying spaceship and dock it to Station. Practice makes perfect!
Going for a spacewalk - we'll install these Radiator V-Guides in 2013, so training for it underwater Monday
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