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Olympic Torch Arrives at International Space Station

A rocket carrying an unlit Olympic torch has arrived at the International Space Station, where the torch will be taken on an unprecedented spacewalk in the run-up to the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi early next year. The Russian Soyuz-FG rocket blasted off from Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan early Thursday. Accompanying the torch were three crew members: a Russian, an American, and a Japanese citizen. Two Russian cosmonauts living at the station are expected to take the torch on a...

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