Archive - Jul 2003
Plans for the long-distance wedding between Russian Cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko, currently ensconced in the International Space Station (ISS), and his fiance, the earth-bound Ekaterina Dmitriev, appeared to have been grounded Friday
Lu, Malenchenko Prepare for CSLM-2, Replace Battery Thursday was a day full of science and maintenance tasks aboard the International Space Station, and it also marked the 28th anniversary of the first link up of U.S. and Russian space vehicles.
NASA launched the 2003 Summer High School Apprenticeship Research Program (SHARP) after competitively selecting 340 students representing nearly every state, Puerto Rico, and St. Croix.
In June, NASA SHARP participants, chosen from a pool of more than 2,400 applicants, became apprentices to scientists and ngineers at agency centers and universities around the country.
International Space Station crewmembers are seeing Hurricane Claudette from a unique vantage point, 240 miles above the storm. They captured spectacular video of the storm as it was making landfall along the central Texas coast.