Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield shares David Bowie song
This year’s summer commencement ceremony at the University of North Dakota will be out of this world. Astronaut and UND alum Karen Nyberg will deliver the keynote speech from space.
Minnesota native Karen Nyberg, 43, is now on her second trip to the International Space station. She was aboard a Soyuz spacecraft that lifted off from Kazakhstan on May 28, headed for the International Space Station. She became the 50th woman in space during her first trip to the ISS in 2008 – before she became a mother.
A Memorial Day salute to our veterans….on the Smack Down
An EPIC FAIL of our National Anthem is on the SMACK DOWN!
Astronaut Chris Hadfield presents an amazing rendition of, “Space Oddity” by David Bowie.
An OUT OF THIS WORLD smack down!
Engineering students from the University of Minnesota will get some help from a former astronaut when they launch a baseball into the stratosphere from Target Field this weekend.
Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.
Some middle school students in St. Paul will have a unique opportunity to connect with an astronaut in space on Monday.
As a farm kid in growing up in North Carolina, Curt Brown always knew he’d someday become a pilot. But flying aboard NASA’s space shuttles would become the icing on his cake.