October 8, 2012
JSC2006-E-13166 (4 April 2006) --- Astronaut/aquanaut Nicole P. Stott takes a moment to pose for a picture beside a habitat window during her April 3-20 stay inside the Aquarius Underwater Laboratory off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. Stott is a member of the ninth NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) mission. Ross Hein, a professional aquanaut from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW), is seen outside the window. NEEMO 9 is part of a cooperative project of NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) and the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery in Canada.
Topics: Environment, Aquanauts, Water, NASA, Dewey Smith, Nicole Stott, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Craig McKinley, NEEMO, Aquarius, Spaceflight