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Astronaut Christopher Cassidy (Photo courtesy: NASA)

Astronaut Chris Cassidy Visits UMass Lowell

Astronaut Chris Cassidy is giving some local college and high school students quite a treat on this week.

04/03/2014

Astronaut Chris Cassidy talks to students in Fall River from the International Space Station. (Photo by Mark Katic)

Fall River Students Chat With Astronaut In Space

It’s not everyday you can talk to an astronaut – especially one still in space.

05/23/2013

Chris Cassidy (Photo credit: SHAMIL ZHUMATOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Astronaut Tapped For Emergency Spacewalk Operation

An astronaut with local ties is one of two astronauts making a hastily planned spacewalk Saturday to try to fix an ammonia leak in the power system of the International Space Station.

05/11/2013

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