Astronaut Scott Kelly celebrates a year in space by chasing his crew in a gorilla suit
February 23, 2016 - Uncategorized
Astronaut Scott Kelly has spent a full year in space. So, he decided to break out the gorilla suit.
The suit, a care package courtesy of Scott’s twin brother and retired NASA astronaut Mark, was likely a birthday present for Scott. But, it may just as likely have been an early homecoming gift, as NASA said Scott will be returning back to Earth on March 1.
The twins shared twin posts on Twitter of the monkeying around.
Upon his return, Scott Kelly will hold the United States record for most consecutive days in space – 520. He will also hold the world record for most days in space dressed up like a monkey – one. Read more…