Quote of the Day, NASA Style

“I haven’t sat down for six months now.”

-Astronaut Sunita Williams, NASA, in her “Cribs: International Space Station Edition” video. It’s a hypnotic must-watch. Imagine living in a confined space for months with no sense of up and down. Freaks me out. I think more than the physical problems with living in zero gravity, the mental game of living in such a confined space would screw me up first. It’d be fun for a week, but then I’d be ready to hop back into the Soyuz and plunge back to the big blue marble.

Check out 15:00 in when she flies like Superman. Pretty cool.

And at 17:40, check out those cameras. Russians have the best gear.