Jill Biden Welcomes 1-Year Astronaut Scott Kelly Home with Beer, Apple Pie

March 3, 2016 12:24 PM

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Jill Biden Welcomes 1-Year Astronaut Scott Kelly Home with Beer, Apple Pie

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly's return to American soil after nearly a year in space was a party of sorts, and the Second Lady of the United States took care of the refreshments.

Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko wrapped up their unprecedented 340-day mission aboard the International Space Station with a touchdown on the steppes of Kazakhstan late Tuesday night (March 1). About 27 hours later, a NASA jet brought Kelly home to Houston, where Jill Biden, the wife of Vice P...

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