I joined 6 friends from Virginia on May 7, 2019, to bike the 240-mile Katy Trail in central Missouri. Once the Missouri, Kansas, and Texas Railroad, the abandoned line is now a Missouri state park … [Read More]
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Ask the Astronaut
An Astronaut's Memior
About Dr. Tom Jones
Thomas D. Jones, PhD, is a scientist, author, pilot, and veteran NASA astronaut. In more than eleven years with NASA, he flew on four space shuttle missions to Earth orbit. On his last flight, Dr. Jones led three spacewalks to install the centerpiece of the International Space Station, the American Destiny laboratory. He has spent fifty-three days working and living in space.
Enjoyed being interviewed by Betty Anne and Lisa on Chit Chat Cafe--we talked all things space. Scroll to 8:27 at t… t.co/mCp9jSv0Qr
On this day in 1996, our STS-80 crew deployed the Wake Shield 3 satellite for its 3-day research mission. I ran the… t.co/0DPRqwZh44