How does NASA's "Astro_Mike" tweet from space?


NASA spokesperson James Hartsfield of the Johnson Space Center in Houston says that support staff on the ground post updates on Twitter that Massimino sends them from a laptop aboard the shuttle. He notes that all Atlantis crewmembers have e-mail access but that they generally only have time to use it just after waking and right before bed.

via How does NASA’s “Astro_Mike” tweet from space?: Scientific American Blog.


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