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Shuttle Atlantis Docks With ISS

Duration: 01:47

Two hundred and twenty miles above the Earth, the crew of Shuttle mission 132 are preparing to dock with the International Space station. NASA astronaut, Piers Sellers gives us an insight on how they have to manually dock at the incredible speed of 5 miles per second.

Available since: Mon 14 Mar 2011


David Morrissey
Sarah Dias
Executive Producer
Joseph Maxwell

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Around the World in 60 Minutes

David Morrissey narrates a unique journey around the planet that we call home.

First broadcast: 14 Mar 2011

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