October 5, 2012
JSC2004-E-29914 (13 July 2004) --- Astronaut/aquanaut Nick Patrick performs line pullover using a Constant Force Resistive Exercise Unit (CFREU) with biomedical engineer Tara Ruttley spotting in the underwater Aquarius habitat off the Florida Keys. The CFREU is designed to exercise muscle groups at a constant force concentrically and eccentrically throughout an entire range of motion during exercise. The crew is spending 10 days, July 12-21, 2004, field-testing equipment and technology for the International Space Station (ISS) as part of the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project.
Topics: Aquanauts, NASA personnel, Year of birth missing, Marc Reagan, Andrew Abercromby, Tara Ruttley, NEEMO, Oceanography, Water, Aquarius, Spaceflight, NASA