Watch the 180th International Space Station spacewalk live here

Walk like a cosmonaut.

 

Lisa Granshaw

Internet Culture

Published Jun 19, 2014   Updated May 31, 2021, 2:37 am CDT

For those that have ever wondered what it’d be like to take part in a spacewalk outside the International Space Station, today is your lucky day. Right now you can join cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev during their spacewalk, thanks to a live feed on NASA Television.

Featured Video Hide

The cosmonauts left the space station early Thursday morning to start a six-and-a-half-hour job of switching out science experiment gear and installing an antenna, relocating a cargo boom, and swabbing samples from a window on the Zvezda service module.

Advertisement Hide

NASA’s been updating people about the walk via Twitter since it started.

Lovely day for a spacewalk. Are you watching? http://t.co/RYQyn5Md5P http://t.co/Sy0NN1WE2l

— NASA (@NASA) June 19, 2014

@awoolflygood For reference, Skvortsov’s helmet camera displays the number 18, and Artemyev’s displays the number 17.

— NASA (@NASA) June 19, 2014

This event marks the 180th spacewalk from the International Space Station. Watch the live stream below.


Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

Advertisement Hide

H/T The Mary Sue | Photo by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Share this article
*First Published: Jun 19, 2014, 3:07 pm CDT