Archive - Mar 22, 2011
Aboard the orbiting International Space Station on Monday, Expedition 27 Flight Engineers Cady Coleman and Paolo Nespoli rehearsed techniques for the upcoming unberthing of the Kounotori2 H-II Transfer Vehicle. They also continued packing trash into Kounotori2.
Coleman inspected and cleaned the Microgravity Science Glovebox, which is used in a variety of scientific endeavors aboard the orbiting laboratory.
Nespoli prepared for upcoming work with a facility to study the characteristics of boiling in the microgravity environment of space.