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Photo-iss036e039697
International Space Station Imagery
Luca Parmitano with SPHERES
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ISS036-E-039697 (4 Sept. 2013) --- In the International Space Station's Kibo laboratory, European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano, Expedition 36 flight engineer, conducts a session with a pair of bowling-ball-sized free-flying satellites known as Synchronized Position Hold, Engage, Reorient, Experimental Satellites, or SPHERES.

Curator: JSC PAO Web Team | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 09/06/2013
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