About Astronauts

Carlos Noriega astronaut

Carlos Noriega astronaut

October 3, 2017
Carlos I. Noriega (Lieutenant Colonel, USMC, Ret.) NASA Astronaut (Former) PERSONAL DATA: Born October 8, 1959, in Lima, Peru. Considers Santa…

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Requirements to become a astronaut

Requirements to become a astronaut

September 2, 2017
So you want NASA to fly you to the moon and let you play among the stars. Maybe let you see what spring is like on a-Jupiter and Mars? Well…

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Astronaut Candy

Astronaut Candy

August 19, 2017
Shuttle-themed M&M s: Melts in your mouth, not at your final space shuttle launch. These M&M candies were presented to members…

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Shuttle astronauts

Shuttle astronauts

August 5, 2017
What would you tell seven astronauts if you knew their space shuttle was crippled on orbit? It was a question that faced NASA s Mission Control…

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John Herrington, astronaut

John Herrington, astronaut

July 28, 2017
John Bennett Herrington (Commander, USN, Ret.) NASA Astronaut (Former) PERSONAL DATA: Born September 14, 1958 in Wetumka, Oklahoma. He grew up…

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How to Become an astronaut?

How to Become an astronaut?

July 16, 2017
How do I become an astronaut? How do I become an astronaut? is a question which our Human Resources team often hears. So far, astronaut selection…

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Astronaut Suit

Astronaut Suit

May 11, 2017
Being developed for missions in 2015 and beyond, the Z-1 improves mobility for walks on the moon and Mars. Credit: Karl Tate, SPACE.com contributor…

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About astronauts

About astronauts

March 12, 2017
Experts discuss what it takes to become an astronaut, and what the experience is like. The following questions were answered by astronomer Dr…

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All about astronauts

All about astronauts

January 21, 2017
If you ve ever wanted to be an astronaut, now might be your chance – provided you can satisfy a few pesky job requirements, that is. The space…

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Information about astronauts for Kids

Information about astronauts for Kids

January 5, 2017
Space travel has become much safer as scientists have overcome potential problems, but it’s still dangerous. It’s also very expensive. In…

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Books about astronauts

Books about astronauts

December 16, 2016
When astronaut Chris Hadfield recorded videos from the International Space Station showing how to brush your teeth in space - and make a sandwich…

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Interesting facts about astronauts

Interesting facts about astronauts

December 14, 2016
The first ever astronaut blew himself up trying to reach the moon by way of fireworks! According to one ancient legend, a Chinese official…

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Famous astronaut Quotes

Famous astronaut Quotes

November 28, 2016
What should an astronaut do when they get dirty? Take a meteor shower! There have been many famous astronauts to explore the deepest parts of…

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Astronaut Toilet

Astronaut Toilet

September 11, 2016
A view of the toilet compartment in the Zvezda Service Module of the International Space Station (ISS). Credit: NASA. On May 5, 1961, NASA astronaut…

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About Indian astronauts

About Indian astronauts

September 3, 2016
On behalf of HAL, quality documents were handed over by Dr. Jeyakar Vedamanickam, GM, Aerospace Division, HAL (left) to Shri John. P. Zachariah…

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