31 January 2013

A Glimpse Into An Astronaut’s Life

[Click here to view the video in this article]

Not many of us get to become astronauts.

It is no wonder why details about their careers are pretty much a mystery to most.

As the voiceover of a cleverly animated video, former US astronaut Gerald Carr (better known as Jerry Carr) shares insight into his early days of being an astronaut with NASA.

Carr describes some of the training he and other rookie astronauts had to go through. He also recounted some nerve-wrecking moments NASA and other astronauts experienced.

Would you like to find out more about the life of an astronaut? Watch the TED Education video below!

[via TED Education]