Space Sci-Fi opened my eyes to the realities of space and space travel.
I got lucky, finding an advantage in what looked like a bad situation.
Dad taught us to look up, my brother made our first telescope and I was hooked on the stars.
My first time seeing the aurora borealis.
One night I was talking about the Civil War... then it got really celestial.
I love space and the idea, that there is life out there, because of Gene Roddenberry´s visions.
How I came to love astronomy
As a newcomer, I was immediately enamored with Neil DeGrasse Tyson's Cosmos, now I'm a lifer!
My love of space started with a children's book, and I am still fascinated with interstellar travel.
John Glenn's flight captured my imagination forever.
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