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Apollo 12: The Next Step after the Giant Leap

Launched less than four months after Apollo 11 put the first astronauts on the Moon, Apollo 12 was more than a simple encore. After being struck by lightning on launch — to no lasting damage,… NASA

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What’s something you didn’t know about being an astronaut before you actually became one? Do you have any words of advice for young astronauts?

Tumblr is a place to express yourself, discover yourself, and bond over the stuff you love. It’s where your interests connect you with your people. NASA

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Hello Dr Kate Rubins, why conduct your researches in space? What is there in space that you need for your research? Best regards.

spidernana93 said: Hello Dr Kate Rubins, why conduct your researches in space? What is there in space that you need for your research? Best regards. Answer: NASA

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Name the Mars 2020 Rover!In 2020, we’re sending our newest robotic scientist to Mars, paving the way…

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Women in Exploration: From Human Computers to All-Woman Spacewalks

Since the 19th century, women have been making strides in areas like coding, computing, programming and space travel, despite the challenges they have faced. Sally Ride joined NASA in 1983 and five… NASA

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To the Moon and Beyond: Why Our SLS Rocket Is Designed for Deep Space

It will take incredible power to send the first woman and the next man to the Moon’s South Pole by 2024.  That’s where America’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket comes in to play. Providing more… NASA

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What is your advice to someone who wants to follow the same steps you take?

cabeyoogomez said: What is your advice to someone who wants to follow the same steps you take? Answer: NASA

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Astronaut out! Thank you for all the amazing questions. Make sure to follow us on Tumblr for your…

Astronaut out! Thank you for all the amazing questions. Make sure to follow us on Tumblr for your regular dose of space: http://nasa.tumblr.com NASA

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