A wreath and holly...similar to what Mir residents are velcro"ing" to the walls!
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Image courtesy of Art Explosion Clip Art
Hang up the Holly!
News story originally written on December 24, 1997
People around the world are celebrating the holidays during this time of year. Many people from many different countries are celebrating Hanukkah
. This is also true for those orbiting the world right now!
Christmas gifts, a plastic tree and all of the trimmings were among supplies received by Mir residents yesterday morning. The Progress M-37 supply ship also delivered food, water, hygienic goods, oxygen and scientific supplies to the three residents onboard Mir.
The two Russian cosmonauts Anatoly Solovyov and Pavel Vinogradov and American David Wolf continue to do well aboard the space station. Wolf is scheduled to return to Earth in January 1998.
Happy Holidays from the Windows to the Universe staff!
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