Spacewalk aborted after dangerous water leak in astronaut's helmet; cooling system suspected

  • by: MARCIA DUNN , AP Aerospace Writer
  • Updated: July 16, 2013 - 7:25 PM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — In one of the most harrowing spacewalks in decades, an astronaut had to rush back into the International Space Station on Tuesday after a mysterious water leak inside his helmet robbed him of the ability to speak or hear at times and could have caused him to choke or even drown.

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