NASA scraps all-female spacewalk for lack of well-fitting suits

NASA scraps all-female spacewalk for lack of well-fitting suits

NASA on Monday scrapped a planned historic spacewalk by two women astronauts, citing a lack of available spacesuits that would fit them at the International Space Station. Christina Koch will now perform tasks in space on Friday with fellow American Nick Hague. NASA explained the change in plans on account of the ability to make ’only one medium-size torso’ spacesuit ready by Friday.

Canadian Thought
Canadian Thought 1 year

why do the particular genitals you have flapping around in space matter in 2019

david dindu
david dindu 1 year

they didnt want matching spacesuits so the girls canceled the date

Danny Mcgrath
Danny Mcgrath 1 year

Off-world virtue signaling brought to you courtesy of technological achievements of MAN.

Macius 1 year

Breaking news: They all on periods now. Dont talk to each other because they all must wear the same outfit out. Fucking white males force them to do it.

Aidan Cael
Aidan Cael 1 year

...sounds like the ladies are getting g liberated. Maybe they’ll take a fucking picture with captain fucking marvel to. Woooo!

David Giarratana
David Giarratana 1 year

Wow, how... Uninteresting...

beanie weaine
beanie weaine 1 year

Oh my fucking god the progress is too much! IM MELTING!!!!!

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I didn't know there were kitchens in outer space.

PlaceboKarl 1 year


npc8472 1 year

Because our advancement in space needs to be highlighted by what is between someone's legs? Goes along with the ol Never A Strait Answer I guess....

Jerry Totten
Jerry Totten 1 year

NASA should be conducting Science and not Gender Politics.

Petri Fide
Petri Fide 1 year

Actually I'm a bit surprised they don't have proper fitted spacesuits for each astronaut.

beanie weaine
beanie weaine 1 year

What is the production time on a space suit like? Seems like they could ya know just make better fitting suits.

Danny Mcgrath
Danny Mcgrath 1 year

What, they cancelled because they looked in the suits or they didn't have them in pink?

(Un)Fortunate Son
(Un)Fortunate Son 1 year

Weren’t space suits originally designed for the male body?

IIZard 1 year

Feminists are on suicide watch!!!

Ed Murnaghan
Ed Murnaghan 1 year

That's pretty sexist and misogynistic #Nasa...are you saying there are biological differences between men and wahmyns??? *clutches pearls*

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