• Question: How would you do a repair a spaceship while its in space or in orbit?

    Asked by John the Baptist to Eimear, Jonathan, Lána on 16 Mar 2018.
    • Photo: Eimear Tuohy

      Eimear Tuohy answered on 16 Mar 2018:

      Robotic arms, controlled by astronauts or from the ground, are used sometimes. Also the astronauts themselves sometimes go outside the craft to do repairs.