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Astronaut brings tales of NASA to Fairbanks

...dreaming of one day becoming an astronaut.Eight-year-old Leroy...Knowing he wanted to be an astronaut, Chiao spent the next 15...shape so he could become an astronaut - a job that requires a sharp...spanned the gamut, from how the astronauts slept in space to how they...
Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students

...52 seconds for a shuttle carrying astronauts to the International Space Station to get to space, according to astronaut Steve Swanson, who visited Ketchikan...we're not alone in wanting to see astronaut Swanson in the school system...
Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit

...California-based SpaceX, whose clients include governmental agencies and private firms, eventually plans to launch NASA astronauts to the space station as early as December 2017.In the meantime, Sunday's accident has postponed the SpaceX launch of...
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Jenner: 'I am a woman'

...would begin airing on July 26.Hollywood offered support. "Tonight" host Jimmy Fallon, echoing Neil Armstrong when the astronaut took his first steps on the moon, tweeted: "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.""Today, millions...
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Astronaut visits Alaska schools to talk space with an actual astronaut Monday. Sound off on the important...issues at Livingston Holder Jr., an astronaut who trained extensively to fly in...the essential pathway to being an astronaut," he said. "You're going to...
Students tune into astronauts

...Each of the astronauts was asked a question...take for German astronaut Thomas Reiter to...temporary one. The astronauts also accomplished...discussion about food. Astronaut Joan Higginbotham...since becoming an astronaut and has been invited...speaking to the astronauts," he said. If...
Astronaut caught in strange love triangle to leave NASA

...with former Alaskan Bill Oefelein, the astronaut at the center of a love triangle that...being romantically involved with former astronaut Lisa Nowak, who is facing felony charges...already has been released from the astronaut corps and is working at a base in Texas...
Juneau physician recalls astronaut as a friend who truly enjoyed life

...Laurel Clark, one of seven astronauts to die in the space shuttle...a close friend. The other astronauts called her Floral Laurel...friends and family members the astronaut invited to watch the Columbia's...before the launch, but the astronaut made a video to be shown at...
Outside Editorial: So you want to be an astronaut?

...a record number of astronaut applicants.Today...Space-bound American astronauts must hitch a ride with...if then.Why are astronaut applications soaring...isn't the salary. Astronauts earn $64,724 to...fame. Who can name an astronaut from the last 20 years...
Scientists testing Alaska salmon as possible space food

KODIAK - Astronauts in space may soon enjoy an interesting application for an astronaut because it is highly nutritious...adjust the flavoring ingredients to what astronauts may be more inclined to like," Oliviera...


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