View Full Version : How Do Astronauts on the Space Station Stay in Touch with Earth?

2013-Apr-05, 01:20 PM
Gemini 8 was in trouble. The spacecraft was spinning rapidly, the astronauts were fighting to stay conscious, and worst of all — they were out of the reach of NASA’s Mission Control. The astronauts eventually did make contact during that 1966 mission, and splashed down safely. Still, the incident illustrated a weakness of having scattered [...]

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