Challenges of Spacewalking -- Rick Mastracchio
Audience: Educators and Students
Grades: All
Year: 2009
Duration: 3 minutes 29 seconds
Size: 19MB

Watch as astronaut Rick Mastracchio discusses a tear on his spacesuit glove during a spacewalk on the International Space Station. See if you can choose the correct "fix" for this real problem that astronauts faced while spacewalking.

      The information in this video was accurate as of the original publication date.


Other video learning clips in this series:
Challenges of Spacewalking -- Danny Olivas
Challenges of Spacewalking -- Don Pettit
Challenges of Spacewalking -- Peggy Whitson
Challenges of Spacewalking -- Scott Parazynski
Challenges of Spacewalking -- Suni Williams

For more information, visit the Spacesuits and Spacewalks Web site.