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What's in the News: Space Episode 8 "Working in Space"
February 3, 2012

Target: Grades 4-12

Length: 15 minutes

Microgravity affects astronauts' ability to work in space. This program looks at important engineering designs to help astronauts work in space, such as the footholds that were inside the space shuttle and the mobile manned maneuvering unit that was used for space walks. Viewers will see how astronauts train on Earth in a huge tank of water.

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