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“Because I’m in space—and I can—I get to name these yo-yo tricks as I invent them.”
NASA Astronaut Don Pettit uses his off-duty time to practice his microgravity yo-yo skills.
“Hear that? That’s the sound of precision ball bearings.”
Don Pettit stakes his claim for coolest astronaut, doing yo-yo tricks in orbit to demonstrate physics. You really want to watch the other videos in Don’s orbital science series. Trust me.
Don Petit: Real yo-yo champion.