Extravehicular Activity

Spacewalking team conquers bolt, installs box

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) – Spacewalking astronauts have triumphed over a stubborn bolt. Japanese spaceman Akihiko Hoshide successfully drove the bolt all the way home Wednesday, after cleaning out the socket with homemade tools. That […]


Spacewalking astronauts stymied by sticky bolts

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) – Sticky bolts proved too much for a pair of spacewalking astronauts. Two spacewalking astronauts tried for hours Thursday to install a new power-switching box outside the International Space Station. But […]



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