June 2013

New class of NASA astronauts picked for training

June 8th, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

BY SPACEFLIGHT NOW NASA has selected eight new candidates -- four men and four women -- to join the ranks of its astronaut corps. for missions to the International Space Station and beyond. Picked from the second-highest number of applicants in any previous rounds of astronaut selections, the space agency [...]