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We haven’t sat down with Scott and Caroline and said, Now you realize that there’s X amount of pounds of thrust. And this can happen…
I will have a one-hour program called the Mission Watch, where I will describe details of the mission and give additional information about the lessons…
My job in space will be to observe and write a journal. I am also going to be teaching a class for students on earth…
I was a little concerned with how the crew was going to view me because I didn’t know whether this program had been kinda forced…
We sat around one night and thought that people are going to look back and say, I can’t imagine there was a lot of excitement…
Space is going to be commonplace.
I have the LIFE magazine of the men walking on the moon.
If anything happened, I think my husband would have to deal with that as the time came.
My sympathies have always been for working-class people.
Every shuttle mission’s been successful.
Sometimes when things get kind of frantic, it helps to call my husband Steve, because I think he’s got a real good sense of where…
The Twilight Zone’ wasn’t around with the kids. They think going up in space is neat. Within their lifetime, there will be paying passengers on…
I will go around the space shuttle and give a guided tour of the major areas and describe what is done in each area. This…
It’s not the Olympics. It’s Concord, New Hampshire, and a homecoming should reflect the community I’m part of.
NASA was going to pick a public school teacher to go into space, observe and make a journal about the space flight, and I am…
If anything, the overriding emotion is gonna just be excitement.
When I’m 60, maybe, I’ll look at my pile of papers and wonder, What really happened that year?
I can remember in early elementary school when the Russians launched the first satellite. There was still so much unknown about space. People thought Mars…
If I can get some student interested in science, if I can show members of the general public what’s going on up there in the…
Reach for it. Push yourself as far as you can.
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