What Should I Study if I Want to Work in Space?

NASA astronaut Michael Hopkins, during a spacewalk in 2013. Image credit: NASA

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Dr. Tanya Harrison

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Professional Martian. PhD Geoscientist at Planet Labs. Former operations team member for Opportunity, Curiosity, & the Mars Recon. Orbiter. Views = my own.

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