"…everything went as planned, her neurosurgeons are very happy, she’s recuperating, and she’s actually getting back to therapy today. So it went really, really well."

Commander Mark Kelly tells Miles O’Brien about his wife Gabrielle Giffords’ surgery Wednesday.

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The full interview is here

In a live interview early Thursday with the PBS NewsHour’s Miles O’Brien, Space Shuttle Commander Mark Kelly discussed his wife, recovering Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, surgery on Wednesday and showed the wedding ring of hers that he carried into space and is wearing on a chain around his neck. 

More from the live interview

Set your alarm clocks, grab your coffee, and head into space with the Endeavour crew Thursday at 6 a.m. ET. Miles O’Brien will ask your questions in an interview with the crew live as they are in space.
You can ask questions until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday night here or by using #utalk2NASA on Twitter.

Set your alarm clocks, grab your coffee, and head into space with the Endeavour crew Thursday at 6 a.m. ET. Miles O’Brien will ask your questions in an interview with the crew live as they are in space.

You can ask questions until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday night here or by using #utalk2NASA on Twitter.

Houston- We have a question.

Google, YouTube and the PBS NewsHour are teaming up to take you aboard space shuttle Endeavour on its final mission to ask the crew questions.

Submit your questions (and vote up your favorites) here , on YouTube here or ask on Twitter using the hashtag #utalk2NASA

(Source: pbs.org)