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Testing astronauts’ lungs in Space Station airlock

9 Mar 2015, 14:58 UTC
Testing astronauts’ lungs in Space Station airlock

The International Space Station’s air lock was pumped free of air for the first time in the name of science last week. Inside the cylindrical Quest airlock, ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti and NASA’s Terry Virts monitored their breathing for researchers back on Earth.

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