NASA astronaut Christina Koch went on a historic spacewalk along with Jessica Meir on October 18. US President Donald Trump congratulated them in a video call. Two astronauts will stride its surface, the first time humanity has done so since 1972, and at least one of them will be a woman, the space agency's chief Jim Bridenstine has promised.
You're living the dream. The first was in July 1984 by Soviet cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya during her second visit to the Salyut 7 space station. In October of that same year, NASA astronaut Kathryn Sullivan became the first American female spacewalker from the Space Shuttle Challenger during the STS-41-G mission. So what's next? The moon sure looks nice.
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A Home Depot store in north Dallas sustained major damage in severe storms that hit Dallas, but no one was injured. The Dallas metro area now has over 94,000 customers without power, according to the electric company Oncor .
International Space Station resident Jessica Meir said Monday that when she floated outside last week, she wasn't thinking about whether she was going out with a man or woman because everyone is held to the same standard. "That's always the image I had from the very first drawing I did when I said I wanted to be an astronaut in the first grade". That's a timeline that is very dependent on both funding and the pace of development of the rocket system created to send astronauts to our lunar neighbor. Koch, who led Friday's spacewalk as a veteran spacewalker, is also one of the 12 women who could be chosen as the first woman to walk on the moon.
"I definitely do not necessarily know the selection process, but I do know that every single person in our office is extremely qualified and whoever does that mission will be the right person for the job and will carry the hopes and dreams of everyone to explore", added Koch.
Some Republicans also condemned the surprise remarks. "But I never said there was a quid pro quo because there isn't". The intelligence community has concluded that the effort was orchestrated by Russian Federation .
Celui-ci précise que les trois hommes ont été emmenés dans la capitale régionale, Krasnoïarsk, pour être interrogés. Un travailleur qui était sur la liste des disparus a été retrouvé vivant, ont annoncé les autorités locales.
This comes after the chief of staff delivered remarks at a press conference on Thursday , defending US foreign policy. Those investigations would include the 2016 election and the Ukrainian gas company where Hunter Biden worked.
A qualified pilot and former army nurse, Sineenat was stripped of all military ranks, decorations and royal titles. The last time a Thai monarch had an official consort was during the reign of King Vajiravudh, who died in 1925.
" Gandhi is synonymous with simplicity". "Through popular culture, the message of empowering women has travelled far and wide". Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali said the session was very informal and the film industry understands the informal language the best.
Pakistan will also play a few warm-up games the first of which will be a 20-over match on October 31 against Cricket Australia XI. Azhar was named Test captain this month in place of Sarfaraz Ahmed whose spot as wicketkeeper has been taken by Mohammad Rizwan.
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And if that fails, the country would be forced into the unprecedented scenario of a third election in under a year. Netanyahu released a video Monday criticizing Gantz's supposed unwillingness to allow Likud to take the lead.
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However, this past June, the actress gushed about her soon-to-be husband, calling him " the greatest human being I've ever met ". How do I feel? The bride wore custom Dior designed by Maria Grazia Chiuri, which is fitting as she's the brand's ambassador.
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According to the report, the United States troops are now preparing to abandon another base in Al-Hasakah near As-Sabheyeh dam. The official, Redur Khalil , said Saturday evening that the evacuation could take place Sunday if there were no new problems.
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In May, WikiLeaks said it had " grave concerns " about Assange's health after he was moved to a medical ward in Belmarsh prison. When his case was adjourned, Assange complained that he had not understood proceedings, and said: "This is not equitable".