Love story: Video of U.S. astronaut reuniting with her dog goes viral
(Reuters) – Absence makes the dog tail wag more difficult.
American astronaut Christina Koch gained a large number of accolades from her record-breaking, 328-day spaceflight after which a hearty dose of domestic dog love upon her go back house, in accordance a video she posted on social media on Thursday.
“Not certain who was once extra excited. Glad she recollects me after a yr,” Koch tweeted.
The video displays her canine wagging up a typhoon, peering out the entrance door along with her entrance paws at the window sill as Koch nears. The canine flips out much more when Koch enters the house, greeting her with some critical face-licking.
The astronaut’s pill landed in Kazakhstan on Feb. 6 after her historical travel to the International Space Station, finishing a 328-day venture that set the list for the longest keep in area by way of a girl.
Koch, 41, a North Carolina-born engineer who joined NASA’s astronaut corps in 2013, additionally who led the primary all-female spacewalk in 2019.
Reporting by way of Daniel Trotta; Editing by way of David Gregorio