Astronaut and Iowa native Peggy Whitson has set a US record for space travel. They spent the day calculating her time in orbit and writing how they would feel if they spent more than 500 days in space. "It's really not as bad as it sounds", she assured the president. Whitson was 56 when she left for her third long-term mission aboard the space station last November, making her the oldest USA woman in space, as we reported.
They reached orbit about nine minutes later, a moment illustrated when a stuffed white dog toy hanging from a string in the capsule began to float. The 58-year-old native of Georgia, the former Soviet state, previously flew aboard the space shuttle Atlantis and completed three long-duration stays on the International Space Station.
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Commander Whitson, who is now aboard the International Space Station (ISS), has been in space a total of 534 days during her career. "This is a very special day in the glorious history of American spaceflight", said Trump. NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson on a spacewalk in March 2017. President Trump then replied, "Well that's good I'm glad to hear that". When she returns to earth next September, NASA says she will have spent more than 650 days in space during three stays on the ISS.
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That record was set a year ago by Jeffrey Williams. Back in March, she claimed the record for most spacewalks by a woman. Whitson was 56 when she left for her third long-term mission aboard the space station last November, making her the oldest USA woman in space, as we reported.
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Mr Trump told Ms Whitson during the call: "This is a very special day in the glorious history of American spaceflight". Joining the Trumps in the Oval Office was astronaut Kate Rubins , who became the 60th woman in space last July. "We will do our best". "So we'll have to speed that up a little bit, okay?" But the video conference quickly turned to Mars and questions about when the astronauts thought humans would make it to the red planet.
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Tens of thousands took to the streets this weekend as participants joined the March for Science all around the world. And what did the attendees hope to accomplish? Jones spent 33 years as the "earthquake lady" for the U.S. "The scientific method was developed to be nonpartisan and objective", Weinberg said. Saturday's marches are partly an acknowledgement that professionals in scientific fields need to do a better job of communicating the difference between scientific conclusions and ...
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US astronaut Peggy Whitson is smashing records left and right. Her first mission was in 2002. "We want to do that during my first term or, at worst, my second", Trump joked. "Five-hundred and thirty-four days and counting". "I've been dealing with politicians so much", said Trump. Similarly, the President's obvious interest in accelerating efforts to send people to Mars is not reflected in his FY2018 budget request.
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This is Whitson's third long-duration stay on board the space station, and her mission was recently extended for an additional three months. "The oxygen we breathe, of course". "Encouraging women and girls to pursue STEM careers is a major priority for this administration, and today we are sitting with an wonderful example of that, Dr.
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NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is a prolific record-breaker. Whitson, 57, turned a zero-gravity summersault during the video call from the International Space Station, where she serves as station commander. It's also worth noting that Whitson is also the oldest woman in space, as she was 56 when she left for her mission aboard the ISS last November. NASA astronaut Jack Fischer, who arrived April 20th for his first mission, also participated in the call.
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Whitson has held several records over the course of her NASA career. His daughter Ivanka also offered congratulations to Ms Whitson from the Oval Office. "That's good, I'm glad to hear that", he said. Whitson and Trump also spoke about NASA's future program that would move on to Mars. "I wouldn't want to fly" at that speed, but it's "what you do", he added.
Whitson acknowledges there may be young women who consider her a role model, but doesn't feel her accomplishments are any more impressive simply because she's a woman. While there, she took part in 21 science investigations and became the first NASA science officer. In 2008, Whitson returned as commander during the installation of various aspects of the ISS, including the Harmony node, the Columbus laboratory and the Kibo logistics module.
Whitson is the first woman to command the International Space Station, and Monday marked her 535th day in space, one day longer than astronaut Jeffrey Williams, who previously held the record. "I am so grateful for all those who helped me on each of my missions!", Whitson wrote on her Twitter page. Nevertheless, her time in space is "one of those rides you hope never ends", Whitson tweeted Sunday.
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Already the first woman to command the International Space Station (2008 and 2016), as well as the holder or the most spacewalks for a female, Whitson is now outright leader of the new landmark, which was surpassed this morning. She also spent time on board the Space Station in 2008. As part of the celebration, Whitson is getting a special phone call. Since she returned in November for her third ISS stay, Whitson did another three spacewalks and brought her total time devoted outside the ...
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The duo join Commander Peggy Whitson of Nasa , Oleg Novitskiy of Roscosmos and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Thomas Pesquet aboard the ISS. It also protects the option for a contingency spacewalk if problems crop up on the USA segment of the station. They will travel six hours before docking at the space station.
A trailblazing female astronaut will receive a congratulatory call from President Trump tomorrow. An unmanned Cygnus cargo ship carrying a load of supplies and science experiments arrived safely at the International Space Station on Saturday, according to live images broadcast on NASA television.
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NASA says Whitson on Monday will officially set the United States record for most cumulative days in space, surpassing astronaut Jeff Williams' record of 534 days. Whitson first arrived at the ISS in 2002, as delivered by space shuttle Endeavour for a 184-day stay in the space station's four modules during that time .
Two new crew members are aboard the International Space Station . Russian Federation is scaling back space station staffing until its long-delayed science laboratory is flown to the orbiting outpost next year. "Mum, it's like me being in Texas, depending on where we are going around the Earth, I'll be just as close", he said. Ms Whitson, a station commander, is going to become the USA astronaut who has spent the most cumulative time in space - surpassing the 534 days served by Jeff Williams.