Space Lab Winner, Amr, travels to Russia for Astronaut Training


Uploaded by spacelab on 13.09.2012

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Amr Mohamed: I've always been fascinated by science
because with a handful of equations
I can explain the world around me.
The idea of sending an experiment to space is the most exciting thing
that I have ever heard in my life.
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Amr Mohamed: I'm very grateful to be here in Star City
and try all the cosmonaut activities.
It has been amazing to experience
the G-force of the insertion and of the landing.
Also I'm really looking forward to the space flight suit training.
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Amr Mohamed: I was very surprised by the amount of equipment
that the astronauts have to study
before wearing the spacesuit and the simulated zero gravity,
it's harder than it seems.
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Amr Mohamed: It has been amazing to try the spacesuit
and come here to Star City
and try all the cosmonaut activities.
It definitely has changed me.

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