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For Returning Space Flyers, a Fur Chair and an Apple

When returning to

When a Soyuz touches

American astronaut

"I'm really

Traditionally, space

A quick check-up


"The Russians

More thorough

"When they get

After they return

Most astronauts stay in

A welcome

Soon after their

Caldwell Dyson and

Each also got a

During the news

"I thank you,

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Mike Wall
SPACE.COM SENIOR SPACE WRITER — Michael has been writing for since 2010. His book about the search for alien life, "Out There," was published on Nov. 13, 2018. Before becoming a science writer, Michael worked as a herpetologist and wildlife biologist. He has a Ph.D. in evolutionary biology from the University of Sydney, Australia, a bachelor's degree from the University of Arizona, and a graduate certificate in science writing from the University of California, Santa Cruz. To find out what his latest project is, you can follow Michael on Twitter.