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8 of the best questions and answers from a Nasa astronaut's Reddit AMA

Nasa astronaut Scott Tingle answered questions after spending 168 days aboard the International Space Station.

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an astronaut, living and working on the International Space Station for half a year?

Well for those that were keen to find out what it’s like from someone who’s done it, Nasa astronaut Scott Tingle was on hand to tell them all about his “first spaceflight” with an Ask Me Anything post on Reddit.

With all that in mind, here are eight of the best answers from Tingle’s AMA.

1. Food

2. Muscle memory

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3. Readjusting

4. What goes through your head?

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5. What did you miss?

6. Exercise

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7. Recovery time

8. Coolest thing

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