October 4, 2012
JSC2003-E-45589 (28 June 2003) --- Inside the Aquarius research habitat astronaut Garrett E Reisman surveys a school of marine fish on the other side of the habitat viewing port in waters off the Florida Keys. The NEEMO 5 mission was headed toward the final 24 hours of underwater research and evaluation. The crew spent 14 days June 16-29, 2003, in the undersea habitat owned by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, testing its fidelity as an analog for long-duration space flight.
Topics: Environment, Aquanauts, Underwater diving, Water, Jonathan Dory, Dewey Smith, Reisman, Underwater habitat, NEEMO, Aquarius, NASA