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NASA to Preview Two International Space Station Spacewalks, Provide Live Coverage

Astronauts on the International Space Station will conduct spacewalks Sept. 23 and 29 to continue upgrades to the orbiting laboratory’s power system. Experts from NASA will preview this work in a briefing at 2 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Sept. 18, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-to-preview-two-international-space-station-spacewalks-provide-live-coverage
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NASA Astronaut Nick Hague Available for Interviews Before First Spaceflight

NASA astronaut Nick Hague will be available at 7 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 19, for live satellite interviews from Russia before he launches to the International Space Station on his first spaceflight in October.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-astronaut-nick-hague-available-for-interviews-before-first-spaceflight
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Colorado Students to Speak with Astronauts on International Space Station

High school students in Fort Collins, Colorado, will talk live with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station Wednesday, Sept. 12, as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/colorado-students-to-speak-with-astronauts-on-international-space-station-0
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NASA Television to Air Launch, Capture of Japanese Cargo Ship to Space Station

A Japanese cargo ship loaded with more than five tons of supplies, water, spare parts and experiments is scheduled to launch to the International Space Station at 6:32 p.m. EDT Monday, Sept. 10 (7:32 a.m. Sept. 11 in Japan). Live coverage of the launch and capture will air on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

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http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-television-to-air-launch-capture-of-japanese-cargo-ship-to-space-station
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