Friday, May 3, 2013

How to Steer the Space Station



Attitude and altitude are important factors for flying a spaceship. But How do you control the International Space Station, a ship the size of a US football field (or five hockey rinks — a better reference for Canadians!)? And where does this happen? Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield answers these questions from inside the ISS.

For the rest of the story: http://www.universetoday.com/101932/how-to-steer-the-space-station-chris-hadfield-explains/

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