First Astronaut

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New astronaut Suit

New astronaut Suit

January 15, 2017
Photo credit: Z2 Prototype by NASA NASA is not wasting any time in developing new spacesuits to be used in a variety of locations for the Journey…

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Questions For Astronauts

Questions For Astronauts

December 6, 2016
Astronaut Dr. Tom D. Jones has flown on four space shuttle missions for NASA. On his last mission, he led three spacewalks. He has spent a total…

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Where to buy astronaut ice cream?

Where to buy astronaut ice cream?

October 19, 2016
The first time I tasted freeze-dried ice cream, I’d bought it at the John & Annie Glenn Historic Site in the village where I live, New…

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First Female Astronauts

First Female Astronauts

August 30, 2016
(L to r) NASA astronauts Shannon W. Lucid, Margaret Rhea Seddon, Kathryn D. Sullivan, Judith A. Resnik, Anna L. Fisher and Sally K. Ride. These…

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Astronaut Senator

Astronaut Senator

August 20, 2016
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…

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Astronaut Indian

Astronaut Indian

August 8, 2016
Liftoff on November 23, 2002, set in motion a lot more than space shuttle Endeavour for NASA astronaut John Herrington, Chickasaw. After retiring…

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Astronaut Cabbage Patch dolls

Astronaut Cabbage Patch dolls

July 11, 2016
The Cabbage Patch Kids are little babies grown in a cabbage patch. Yet in the 80s they inspired grown men and women to fight like depraved animals…

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Astronautics and Space Engineering

Astronautics and Space Engineering

June 24, 2016
Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list. Those listed here may also be a mixture of core…

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Astronaut ice cream Balls

Astronaut ice cream Balls

May 23, 2016
To celebrate the launch of astronaut Cady Coleman, we re giving away FREE space ice cream — that s right, ice cream you can eat here on Earth…

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Astronaut Uniform

Astronaut Uniform

November 11, 2014
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is currently aboard the International Space Station, so she s already doing an awesome thing that most…

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Famous Indian Astronauts

Famous Indian Astronauts

January 14, 2016
By Stacey Severn Identifying the top six female astronauts is a daunting task. So many outstanding women have made important contributions to…

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Women Astronauts

Women Astronauts

December 9, 2011
For the first time, NASA’s latest class of astronauts is 50 percent female. And, NASA has announced, in 15 years they could all be selected for…

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Bad astronaut

Bad astronaut

September 14, 2013
On top of fronting the melodic pop-punk quintet of Lagwagon, vocalist and guitarist Joey Cape also moonlights as the frontman for Bad Astronaut…

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First Australian astronaut

First Australian astronaut

January 12, 2014
Sally Ride was born in Encino, California. She had one sibling, a sister, her mother was a volunteer counselor at a women’s prison, her father…

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First Soviet astronaut

First Soviet astronaut

April 12, 2014
Mankind’s road to the stars had its unsung heroes. One of them was the Soviet cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov. His spaceflight on Soyuz 1 made him…

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