Where do astronauts train for spacewalks?

Answer United States astronauts train for spacewalks at NASA's Sonny Carter Training Facility, which lies near the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. The training consists of working a large pool to ... Read More »

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Why do astronauts want to be astronauts?

Astronauts want to be one of the few people who get to go into space, to experience living in a weightlessness environment, to look down on the earth from above, and to fully appreciate the vast em... Read More »

How many female astronauts have there been?

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Why do astronauts eat tocos?

Well, there isn't a specific reason why they eat tacos. It's like saying why are YOU eating tacos. They are human beings too, just like us. We love tacos and therefore eat them.

When did 3 astronauts die in a shuttle before it took off?

No fatalities have ever occurred on a shuttle prior to launch. 3 astronauts did die on January 27, 1967 during a test for the Apollo/Saturn-204 launch, also known as AS-204. Command Pilot Virgil "... Read More »