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    S131-E-008417 (9 April 2010) --- NASA astronauts Stephanie Wilson, STS-131 mission specialist, and James P. Dutton Jr., pilot, share duties at a controls work station in the Destiny laboratory onboard the International Space Station. Eleven other astronauts and cosmonauts (out of frame) are also working together with them over the next several days as construction and other work continue on the orbital outpost.

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    S131-E-008398 (9 April 2010) --- The seven STS-131 crew members -- working guests for several days aboard the International Space Station -- are seen in Japan's Kibo laboratory during a video downlink to the ground. NASA astronaut Alan Poindexter is at bottom right. Others pictured are astronauts James P. Dutton Jr. (top edge of frame), pilot; and Rick Mastracchio (from far left), Clayton Anderson, Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger and Stephanie Wilson, along with Japan's Naoko Yamazaki, all mission specialists.

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    S131-E-008397 (9 April 2010) --- The seven STS-131 crew members -- working guests for several days aboard the International Space Station --are seen in Japan's Kibo laboratory during a video downlink to the ground. NASA astronaut Alan Poindexter is at bottom center. Others pictured are astronauts James P. Dutton Jr. (top edge of frame), pilot; and Rick Mastracchio (from far left), Clayton Anderson, Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger and Stephanie Wilson, along with Japan's Naoko Yamazaki, all mission specialists.

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    S131-E-008304 (9 April 2010) --- With 13 astronauts and cosmonauts onboard the station at one time, activities around the galley in the Unity node get rather busy at meal time. Over half the 13 are seen in this flight day five aggregation. NASA astronaut James P. Dutton Jr., STS-131 pilot, prepares part of his meal at left. Also pictured clockwise (from the right) are JAXA astronaut Soichi Noguchi and NASA astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson, both Expedition 23 flight engineers; NASA astronauts Stephanie Wilson and Clayton Anderson, both STS-131 mission specialists; along with Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kotov and Mikhail Kornienko, Expedition 23 commander and flight engineer, respectively.

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    S131-E-008422 (9 April 2010) --- After many months of training in simulators, NASA astronaut Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger, STS-131 mission specialist, gets to put her skills to work at the controls for the shuttle Remote Manipulator System on Discovery's aft flight deck during her crew's flight day five activities. Her work is being shared with six Discovery crewmates as well as the six cosmonauts and astronauts currently assigned to the International Space Station.

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    S131-E-008307 (9 April 2010) --- Three Expedition 23 crew members share a meal at the galley in the Unity node of the International Space Station. Pictured from the left are Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kotov, commander; Mikhail Kornienko and Alexander Skvortsov, both flight engineers. Skvortsov had interrupted his meal to document the station crew members and the visiting Discovery astronauts (out of frame) during the meal. Thirteen cosmonauts and astronauts will continue their joint activities over the next several days aboard the orbital complex.

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    S131-E-008357 (9 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger, STS-131 mission specialist, finds floating room hard to come by inside the multi-purpose logistics module Leonardo, which is filled with supplies and hardware for the International Space Station, to which it is temporarily docked.

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    S131-E-008380 (9 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger is pictured during the transfer of a spare Rate Gyro Assembly aboard the International Space Station. She is one of the 13 astronauts and cosmonauts currently sharing work aboard the orbital outpost.

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    ISS023-E-021014 (9 April 2010) --- NASA astronaut Clayton Anderson, STS-131 mission specialist, participates in the mission's first session of extravehicular activity (EVA) as construction and maintenance continue on the International Space Station. During the six-hour, 27-minute spacewalk, Anderson and astronaut Rick Mastracchio (out of frame), mission specialist, helped move a new 1,700-pound ammonia tank from space shuttle Discovery's cargo bay to a temporary parking place on the station, retrieved an experiment from the Japanese Kibo Laboratory exposed facility and replaced a Rate Gyro Assembly on one of the truss segments.

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    ISS023-E-020951 (9 April 2010) --- Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, Expedition 23 flight engineer, is pictured holding a camera in the Unity node of the International Space Station while space shuttle Discovery (STS-131) remains docked with the station.