2012-01-26

Astronaut Candidate application submitted

It's done. I've tossed my name in the hopper for consideration as a 2013 NASA Astronaut Candidate. I wish all applicants the best of luck.



2012-01-17

T Minus 10 Days

While polishing my 2013 NASA Astronaut Candidate application, I noticed the space agency had posted a new astronaut recruitment video plugging the current application opportunity. Enjoy!



"Your spaceflight experience begins right here, right now." -- NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden


There are only 10 days left until the January 27 deadline. Good luck to one and all!

2012-01-01

Astronaut Advancement

New years are always time of thoughtful backward reflection and optimistic forward projection. January 2012 will be an active time for astronaut hopefuls in the US as we prepare our NASA applications. The past four years have certainly been a busy time for me. Listed below are some of the things I've done since submitting the 2008 application: