What’s it like to be an astronaut?
You gotta learn how to cook and eat snake.
Do kids dream of being an astronaut any more? It’s a great, character-building dream.
Tip of the old scrub brush to BrainPicker, at Explore.
- Eyes on the Stars – the story of astronaut Ronald McNair (storycorps.org)
- Cheney astronaut on Space Shuttle Columbia honored by local students (krem.com)
- Life Of An Astronaut – Jerry Carr (milkandcookies.com)
- Marshall Space Flight Center remembers fallen astronauts on anniversary of Columbia crash (al.com)
- Maria Popova, @brainpicker: Why she won’t give advertisers access to her 1.2m online readers, by Kathy Sweeney (nextlevelofnews.com)
- I love Maria Popova (digital-diva.co.uk)