Ronald John Garan, Jr.

is a NASA astronaut.

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I hope the heat shield and parachutes work

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it was like going over Niagara Falls in a barrel (that's on fire) followed by a high speed crash

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Yes for the same reason I accept the risk of flying to the ISS - because it is important for our future (if the dinosaurs had a space program they'd still be here)

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Only about 4 hours

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we would have to go at night though - ba dump dump

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The ISS is huge and you can find some "quiet time" if you need it

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Since I was up there so long it was amazing to watch the planet change with the seasons. It's almost as if our planet is a living, breathing organism

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Hugged my family, ate a slice of pizza