Introducing young readers to the fascinating technologies of the space program, a book by a USAF Thunderbirds astronaut answers such questions as "What does it feel like to be weightless?" and "How do you scratch your nose?" Original.
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What does it feel like to be weightless?
Would a sneeze propel you backwards?
What happened to your body in space?
How do you scratch your nose in a space suit?
How did you cook your food?
What Earth features show up best?
What is the greatest fear in space?
Did you have any difficulty adjusting to gravity again?
Have you ever wondered what it's really like for an astronaut in outer space? From the exciting moments to the day-to-day details, from the serious to the humorous, here you'll find the most up-to-date answers to every question you've ever had about living in space!About the Author:
COLONEL WILLIAM R. POGUE flew for the USAF Thunderbirds and was a test pilot for both the United States Air Force and the British Royal Air Force before his selection as an astronaut in 1966. He served in the Support Crew of the Apollo 7 and Apollo 11 missions, and was the pilot for Skylab 4, the final Skylab mission. Until recently, he held the record for the longest time spent living in space: eighty-four days.
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