Astronaut Scott Kelly Makes Quick Trip to Super Bowl 50 During His Year in Space

PHOTO: Scott Kelly tweeted this photo on Feb. 7, 2016, with the caption, "Got to see the #SuperBowl in person after all! But at 17,500MPH, it didnt last long. #YearInSpace"PlayScott Kelly/Twitter
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Astronaut Scott Kelly may be spending a year in space, but he still made it to the Super Bowl.

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At 17,500 mph, though, "it didn't last long," the astronaut tweeted.

Here was his view:

Kelly's year in space will end in March.

Kelly is participating in a study along with his twin, former astronaut Mark Kelly, about the long-term effects on humans in space. The implications of the study are expected to help NASA better prepare for one day sending humans to Mars.

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