28AUG 2016
How do you become an astronaut?

How do you become an astronaut?

Space geeks, rejoice! Nasa is officially looking for new astronauts and will be accepting applications to join the famous space agency in December. Successful candidates will, at the very least, have an opportunity to go up to the International Space Station, and who knows, maybe even Mars one day. But…
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26AUG 2016
Black astronauts

Black astronauts

Some of my friends and family and other people whom I genuinely respect have been reposting this… “blog” rant eloquently titled “are black people stupid.” This rant, usually presented with a thumbnail with some woman’s ass or titties plastered on it, presents the question of why/how black people are in the state they are in today, and the offers the feasible answer that the…

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24AUG 2016
Astronaut Mitchell

Astronaut Mitchell

When he returned from space forty-five years ago, Apollo 14 Astronaut Dr. Edgar Mitchell committed his life to supporting a sustainable future. He worked tirelessly to understand and promote what he viewed as an absolutely necessary collective shift in consciousness. To those of us who knew him well, Edgar was an enthusiastic, loving, dedicated, courageous, generous, and brilliant…

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22AUG 2016
Astronaut pants

Astronaut pants

The human body is roughly 70% fluids, which includes blood, lymph, and water contained within and around cells. On Earth, our cardiovascular system keeps those fluids distributed throughout our body despite the pull of gravity. During spaceflight, body fluids accumulate in the upper body, causing a noticeable puffiness in astronauts’ faces. This redistribution of fluids may…

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20AUG 2016
Astronaut Senator

Astronaut Senator

Astronaut / U.S. Senator John Glenn, Jr. circled Earth on the Mercury 6 space mission in 1962, becoming the first American to make a complete Earth orbit. John Glenn was a fighter pilot in both World War II and the Korean War. He became one of America s original seven Mercury astronauts and orbited Earth three times on 20 February 1962 in the capsule Friendship 7 . (Alan Shepard…

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18AUG 2016
Cernan, astronaut

Cernan, astronaut

Eugene A. Cernan (Captain, USN, Ret.) NASA Astronaut (former) PERSONAL DATA: Born in Chicago, Illinois, on March 14, 1934. Married - Jan Nanna Cernan. They have three daughters, and one grandchild. His hobbies include love for horses, all competitive sports activities, including hunting, fishing and flying. EDUCATION: Graduated from Proviso Township High School in Maywood…

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16AUG 2016
Astronaut Clothing

Astronaut Clothing

Inside the Space Shuttle, the air pressure is kept at 1 atmosphere, which is the same level as on earth. The temperature and humidity are controlled, so that, the astronauts can live comfortably. Therefore, except for the orange flight suits that are worn during launch and reentry, the astronauts do not need any special clothes. The astronauts dress in the same manner that…

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