Expedition 42 Spacewalk

Walking In Space

“There’s nothing,” she says. “No structure in your view and you just see the Earth and I’m up there, and even though I’ve got probably 50 handrails all around me that I can hang onto and I’ve got a hook, a big hook from my waist to structure so I know I’m not going anywhere, it was still one of those breathtaking moments where it was like, ‘Whoa.'” – Tracy Dyson, Expedition 23 Flight Engineer

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to ‘Walk’ in space, NPR has you covered with For The Record: Walking in Space. It’s a great retelling of the spacewalks experienced by astronauts Tracy Dyson, Terry Virts and Luca Parmitano.