1. Meet the former Navy SEAL turned doctor who will soon be an astronaut  Q13 News Seattle
  2. Dynetics, Sierra Nevada partnering on human-rated lunar lander proposal  Spaceflight Now
  3. From Richland to the moon: New astronaut Kayla Barron awaits her first space flight  The Seattle Times
  4. One Of NASAs Newest Astronauts Is Long Island Native  Rockville Centre, NY Patch
  5. U.S. Naval Academy graduate goes from Navy submarines to NASA spaceships  Capital Gazette
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(CNN) -- After more than two years of training, the first class of NASA astronaut candidates under the agency's program to land the first woman and next man on the moon have graduated.(CNN) -- After more than two years of training, the first class of NASA astronaut candidates under the agency's program to land the first woman and next man on the moon have graduated. The candidates, selected in 2017, graduated Friday morning during a ceremony at the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston.

Meet the former Navy SEAL turned doctor who will soon be an astronaut | Q13 FOX News

Dynetics, Sierra Nevada partnering on human-rated lunar lander proposal – Spaceflight Now

Barron, 32, a native of Richland, was one of 12 people to graduate from NASA's Astronaut Training program last Friday, and is now eligible for her first space mission.Barron, 32, a native of Richland, was one of 12 people to graduate from NASA's Astronaut Training program last Friday, and is now eligible for her first space mission.

From Richland to the moon: New astronaut Kayla Barron awaits her first space flight | The Seattle Times

Lt. Kayla Barron had dreams of being under the sea as a midshipman at the Naval Academy. She graduated in 2010 as one of the academy’s first female submariners, but her Navy career could soon take her to space.Lt. Kayla Barron had dreams of being under the sea as a midshipman at the Naval Academy. She graduated in 2010 as one of the academy’s first female submariners, but her Navy career could soon take her to space.

U.S. Naval Academy graduate goes from Navy submarines to NASA spaceships - Capital Gazette

Boeing's new Starliner capsule failed its initial flight, running off course just a few minutes after it rocketed off Friday morning, running into trouble. Boeing's new Starliner capsule failed its initial flight, running off course just a few minutes after it rocketed off Friday morning, running into trouble. 

Astronaut Jeanette Epps, slated to be the first African-American crew member on board the International Space Station, will not be flying in 2018, according to a NASA announcement. Astronaut Jeanette Epps, slated to be the first African-American crew member on board the International Space Station, will not be flying in 2018, according to a NASA announcement.

Astronaut Slated to Be First African-American ISS Crew Member Unexpectedly Grounded

“It was an honor to attend the graduation ceremony at @NASA_Johnson for the @NASA_Astronauts & @csa_asc astronauts — the 1st grads of the Artemis era. They are the pioneers of the final frontier whose work will help fortify America's leadership in space for generations to come. https://t.co/L1GoIdhyWo”

Senator Ted Cruz on Twitter: "It was an honor to attend the graduation ceremony at @NASA_Johnson for the @NASA_Astronauts & @csa_asc astronauts — the 1st grads of the Artemis era. They are the pioneers of the final frontier whose work will help fortify America's leadership in space for generations to come.… https://t.co/5rU8pteQsP"

“Congratulations to all of @NASA’s new astronauts, including Long Island’s own Major Jasmin Moghbeli! https://t.co/q0gWlBbqzM”

Kathleen Rice on Twitter: "Congratulations to all of @NASA’s new astronauts, including Long Island’s own Major Jasmin Moghbeli! https://t.co/q0gWlBbqzM"

“Check out this amazing photo of the first meteor shower of the decade courtesy of @NASA astronaut @Astro_Christina. https://t.co/cXKXpuyz9n”

Mike Massimino on Twitter: "Check out this amazing photo of the first meteor shower of the decade courtesy of @NASA astronaut @Astro_Christina. https://t.co/cXKXpuyz9n… https://t.co/ehOfnnJD68"

“The next #nearfuturist podcast will arrive next week - meanwhile here is the one in which I interviewed Nasa about #bigdata and making astronauts comfortable. https://t.co/uJD1ysmK0t”

Guy Clapperton on Twitter: "The next #nearfuturist podcast will arrive next week - meanwhile here is the one in which I interviewed Nasa about #bigdata and making astronauts comfortable. https://t.co/uJD1ysmK0t"

One Of NASA's Newest Astronauts Is LI Native - Rockville Centre, NY - Jasmin Moghbeli will have the chance to fly to the moon, and maybe even Mars, as one of the latest class of astronauts.Jasmin Moghbeli will have the chance to fly to the moon, and maybe even Mars, as one of the latest class of astronauts.

One Of NASA's Newest Astronauts Is Long Island Native | Rockville Centre, NY Patch

The program Artemis may open the door for humanity to sustainably work and live on another world for the first time The program Artemis may open the door for humanity to sustainably work and live on another world for the first time

A Cedar Falls-native is now a graduate of NASA's astronaut training program and eligible for space flight. A Cedar Falls-native is now a graduate of NASA's astronaut training program and eligible for space flight.

Eastern Iowa native graduates from NASA's astronaut training program, eligible for space flight

NEIL ARMSTRONG and Buzz Aldrin ignored the orders of NASA bosses when they landed on the Moon, a documentary claimed.NEIL ARMSTRONG and Buzz Aldrin ignored the orders of NASA bosses when they landed on the Moon, a documentary claimed.

Moon landing: How Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin 'ignored NASA' to defy Apollo orders | Science | News | Express.co.uk

NASA has loaded the SLS core stage rocket—part of the Artemis program, which could carry the first woman and next man to the moon—onto the Pegasus Barge.Next stop: Mississippi.

NASA Rocket - Artemis Mission - Pegasus Barge

NASA welcomed 11 new astronauts Friday, including a woman from Williamsburg.NASA welcomed 11 new astronauts Friday, including a woman from Williamsburg.

Williamsburg woman becomes one of NASA’s newest astronaut | WTKR.com

California man Jonny Kim, 35, went from a Navy SEAL to Harvard medical doctor to NASA Astronaut, after graduating from training this month.California man Jonny Kim, 35, went from a Navy SEAL to Harvard medical doctor to NASA Astronaut, after graduating from training this month.

How Navy Lt. Jonny Kim, 35, went from being a Navy SEAL, to Harvard doctor to NASA astronaut | Daily Mail Online

Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari was selected by NASA to join the 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class. He reported for duty in August 2017.Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari was selected by NASA to join the 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class. He reported for duty in August 2017.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – One of NASA’s newest astronauts considers Harrisburg his hometown. U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Bob Hines has moved around the world throughout his career but has a special place in his heart for central Pennsylvania. “I got my wife to pin on the astronaut pin, which is the final signification of […]HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – One of NASA’s newest astronauts considers Harrisburg his hometown. U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Bob Hines has moved around the world throughout his career but has a …

One of NASA’s newest astronauts is a Harrisburg native | ABC27

NASA has revealed its newest astronauts, the future crews for missions to the Moon and, eventually, Mars. Eleven new additions have been made to NASA'sNASA has revealed its newest astronauts, the future crews for missions to the Moon and, eventually, Mars. Eleven new additions have been made to NASA’s exclusive ranks, though even then the t…

These are NASA's newest astronauts - SlashGear