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Stuck in a cramped space? This astronaut has some advice.

The Worst Lockdown

A two-week quarantine is nothing new for NASA astronauts who are part of the International Space Station(ISS), as they have to isolate themselves before launch, for a ‘health stabilization’.

Being aboard the Space Station is like an extreme form of work-from-home, social distancing, lockdown, and quarantine all rolled into one.

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The Worst Lockdown

A two-week quarantine is nothing new for NASA astronauts who are part of the International Space Station(ISS), as they have to isolate themselves before launch, for a ‘health stabilization’.

Being aboard the Space Station is like an extreme form of work-from-home, social distancing, lockdown, and quarantine all rolled into one.

Advice From An Astronaut

The astronaut’s advice for people in lockdown, trying to work from home:

  • It helps to have any sort of normal routine, like getting up on time and following the weekdays as before.
  • Keep your mind engaged with positivity and connect with your loved ones as much as possible.

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