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womeninspace: Samantha Cristoferetti practicing in the Neutral...

22 Apr 2014, 04:31 UTC
womeninspace:

Samantha Cristoferetti practicing in the Neutral...
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womeninspace:

Samantha Cristoferetti practicing in the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory in Houston.
I think this photo was taken just at the start of practice. The astronaut needs to be float neutrally at the right depth. For this the suit is fitted with packs of styrofoam, for example near the legs.
Source: Samantha Cristoforetti

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