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News: Chatting to Mark
posted on May 01, 2002
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On Wednesday May 1, Mark chatted to Richard Quest from CNN at 07h13 GMT time. Mark said how well he had adapted to space, He also said that things don't stay where you put them! Mark said that what was surprising to him was just how normal everything felt. He then gave a gymnastics display in the zero gravity environment. Mark's next live interview was a DSTV exclusive with Andile Ngcaba from Houwteq in Grabouw. Do not miss the DSTV (Ch38) exclusive interview between Mark and Madiba on Thursday morning at 06h20 GMT (8.20am SA ). Watch this space for details.

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