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One-Year Mission Underway With Rousing Soyuz TMA-16M Launch

March 27, 2015

Soyuz TMA-16M roars away from Site 1/5 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome at 1:42 a.m. local time Saturday, 28 March (3:42 p.m. EDT Friday, 27 March), carrying Russian cosmonauts Gennadi Padalka and…


The launch of Scott Kelly for a one year stay on the ISS will tell us much about what weightlessness does to the body, since his identical twin Mark will be monitored on the ground in all the ways that Scott is monitored in space.

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