Why go to Space

Richard was inspired to go into space through the experiences of his father, Owen Garriott who was an American Astronaut. Richard became a successful video games developer and entrepreneur. Through his achievements he was able to realise his dream of going into space. He believes that there is a great future for humans in space and that someday we will all be able to travel there.

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Getting ready for the mission involved Richard testing his body to the extreme

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So, how do you go to bed in space?

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How to keep clean without gravity

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Richard retakes the same pictures his father took to show how the Earth has changed in just one generation

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Every space mission needs its own unique patch design

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