Nightly News   |  December 12, 2013

ISS repair not as serious as originally thought

The pump that broke on the International Space Station has a working backup, which means the ISS crew has time to consider the best way to fix it. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> the good news tonight from the international space station . yesterday's reported problem is not as dire as first thought and the crew has time to consider its options including a space walk to fix it. nasa loves redundancies. they are good to have in space. the pump that broke has a working backup. still it's a problem that will need attention. in the meantime today, the crew was pretty much back to business as usual .