Back on Earth: Astronaut Scott Kelly Faces Gravity After 1-Year Mission

March 2, 2016 12:57 PM

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After zipping around Earth for nearly a year, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly must now get used to living on the planet's surface again.

Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko returned to Earth with a landing on the steppes of Kazakhstan late Tuesday (March 1), ending their unprecedented 340-day stay aboard the International Space Station.

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