Scott Kelly is back from space, after spending 360 days up there. Since his return, he’s been struggling with the painful side effects.
So what does a year in space get you?
- 52-year-old touched down in Kazakhstan at around 11:45pm EST on Tuesday after almost a year in space
- The astronaut was taller than his twin brother because of the impact lack of gravity in space elongated his spine
- He is now very slightly younger than his twin brother due to an effect caused by Einstein’s theory of relatively
- Says his muscles and joints are far more painful that they were following previous flight, which lasted 159 days
And also this just seemed fitting: