View Full Version : Astronomy Cast Ep. 349: Mercury 7, How the US picked the first astronauts

2014-Jun-16, 07:50 PM
Before the Apollo Program, there was the Gemini Program, and before Gemini came the Mercury Program. 7 elite astronauts chosen from a pool of military test pilots. How did NASA choose these original 7 men? Visit the Astronomy Cast Page to subscribe to the audio podcast! We record Astronomy Cast as a live Google+ Hangout […]

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