(Space Fellowship) Station Crew Prepares for Student Robotics Competition
By , Posted 01/05/13
The Expedition 34 crew wrapped up its first workweek of the new year aboard the International Space Station with scientific research, routine maintenance and preparations for robotics competition taking place aboard the complex next week.
Commander Kevin Ford and Flight Engineer Tom Marshburn, both NASA astronauts, configured bowling-ball-sized free-flying satellites known as Synchronized Position Hold, Engage, Reorient, Experimental Satellites, or SPHERES.
Station crews beginning with E [...]