We salute his many accomplishments as an astronaut and as a husband and father.
I always really enjoy explaining how space travel works and how you train for a space mission as an astronaut .
The meeting was very informal and the girls were able to bombard Claudie with questions on what life is like as an astronaut .
American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts shook hands hundreds of miles above a burning Cambodia.
This is an idea for a spacesuit that will allow astronauts to exercise while working in space.
How much food do we need to have on the spacecraft for the astronauts to go to Mars?
This is where astronauts are trained and the space shuttle program is managed.
It was also the first time that US astronauts had returned from space in a Soyuz spacecraft.
The findings are not only important for the wellbeing of astronauts but for everybody.
Between the point where we are today and the point where starry-eyed dreamers can pick up a catalog full of rocket engines and astronautical instruments there are a number of important things that need to happen.