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British astronaut to run in London marathon from space

Posted December 05, 2015 00:50:55 British astronaut Tim Peake mentioned he will be taking portion in the London marathon — harnessed to a running machine 400 kilometres above Earth on the International Space Station. “As soon as I got assigned to my mission to the International Space Station, I believed would not it be fantastic…


UK astronaut ‘ready’ for first space flight

Media captionBritish Astronaut Tim Peake and his crew have completed instruction ahead of their trip to the International Space Station British astronaut Tim Peake says he’s “absolutely ready” for his very first space flight, lastly fulfilling a childhood ambition soon after two and a half years of intensive instruction. The former military test-pilot has just…