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Nov. 01, 2013

Chris Hadfield’s Lessons From Life in Orbit

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield explores life floating through space and back on Earth.

an astronaut's guide to life on earth, astronaut, chris hadfield, space, zero gravity, gravity

Jul. 04, 2014

Meet the Mohawk Behind NASA’s Curiosity Mission

NASA’s “Mohawk Man,” Bobak Ferdowsi, talks public and private space exploration, plans for Europa, and whether or not we’ll be putting a human on Mars.

bobak ferdowsi, mars, red planet, golden age of space exploration, space, space travel

Aug. 31, 2012

The World Remembers Neil Armstrong

A goodbye to Neil Armstrong: Pilot, pioneer, and the first person to walk on the Moon.

moon, space, neil armstrong, obituary, space travel, space flight, man on the moon

Jul. 12, 2013

Desktop Diaries: Jill Tarter

“People have described my office as an eight-year-old’s daydream,” says SETI scientist Jill Tarter.

seti, alien intelligence, ufos, alien life, extraterrestrial intelligence, radio signals, astronomy, jill tartar

Dec. 07, 2012

Ask an Astronaut: Don Pettit and Jeff Hoffman on Spaceflight

Two astronauts answer your questions and discuss the many curiosities of living in space.

astronaut, space shuttle, don pettit, international space station, rocket, mir, soyuz, weightlessness, zero gravity, life in space

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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