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Would you walk in Space or the South Pole?

By Karen Clark Cole ::  Would you walk in Space or at the South Pole? If you are Christy Hansen, you would choose both! As a NASA engineer, Christy has not only trained astronauts how to walk in space, but also taught them how to assemble and repair hardware on the space station and the Hubble space telescope. While working on Operation IceBridge, Christy flies around in NASA’s P-3B airborne laboratory, gathering geophysical data at Earth’s…