Space Suits (Space Station)

The space suits for the International Space Station (ISS) allow astronauts to work outside for up to 7 hours. These space suits are essentially space ships made out of cloth and plastics.

HOW IT WORKS: Spacesuits on the ISS
ISS Update: The Difference Between Russian and American Spacesuits
NASA Now: Life Science: Portable Life Support System
How do spacesuits work? | James May Q&A | Head Squeeze
Life Support


Astronauts training underwater

Donning Space Suits

How Astronauts Put on Space Suits
Suiting up for space
NASA space suit experience
10 Really Amazing Things About Spacesuits

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