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Video Overnight Thread- Happy Thanksgiving From The International Space Station

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">How the astronauts on the ISS eat Thanksgiving dinner.

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Video Overnight Thread- Commander Chris Hadfield Performs "Space Oddity" from International Space Station

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Video Overnight Thread: Canadian Astronaut Answers Questions About Life on the ISS

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Typical Canadian, eh? A child's question: 'How big is the International Space Station?'. The astronaut's answer: 'Big - the size of five hockey fields.' What would similar answers be around the world? 'The size of five cricket fields.' 'The size of five ... is there any non-sport-venue answer which comes to mind?

My question: If the governments of the world can send people into space, why can't they solve more basic questions like keeping people healthy and working and not killing each other?

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In any event, here's Chris Hadfield, Canadian Astronaut, answering school kids' questions on bathing, eating, cleaning up spills and performing other day-to-day activities beyond the reach of gravity.

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Video Overnight Thread- What happens when you wring out a washcloth in space?

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Coolio! ">Via.

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Video Overnight Thread- Video from the International Space Station at Night‏

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h/t Chris.

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Video Astronomy Overnight Thread- International Space Station Time Lapse

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Video- President Obama Calls the International Space Station

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