John Young was my favorite astronaut. Can you imagine what happens to your heart rate when being launched into space? For Neil Armstrong and John Glenn, their heart rate immediate shot up into the 140 range. Not John Young though. His heart rate never went above 70.
I'm a geek. I love math, science, and the real creativity that goes into each. I love real world bravery and the ability to admit error. Andy Weir, the author of The Martian, has those traits in spades. If you want to be inspired, watch this.
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