December 14, 2012
Want to Go into Space? Get a Doctor's Note.
Sarah Zielinski, NPR
Childhood dreams of being an astronaut are easy. Actually blasting off is a little harder.
But now people who have longed to go into space can buy a ticket, if they've got the cash. Are they healthy enough to make the voyage, though?
That's becoming a pressing question as the options for leaving Earth multiply.
TAGGED: health, astronaut, citizen science, private space flight