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Space Station crew rings in 2014 - The Galveston County Daily News: Space

January 16, 2017

Space Station crew rings in 2014

Posted: Wednesday, January 1, 2014 12:00 am

JOHNSON SPACE CENTER —There’s no Champagne or fireworks allowed on the International Space Station, but the orbiting laboratory’s six crew members rang in the new year by beaming a message to revelers in New York’s Times Square.

Astronaut Mike Massimino introduced a video greeting from astronaut Karen Nyberg, who returned to Earth in November. The video message was displayed on massive screens below the New Year’s Eve ball.

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