Douglas H. Wheelock

@Astro_Wheels

Test Pilot; NASA Astronaut: STS-120 & ISS-25; Space Station Commander; Aspiring Poet; Inspired by quiet moments, kindness and the power of the spoken word.

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The dream of space exploration is still alive...let's work together to ensure these wonders and adventures don't slip quietly from our children's science books to their history books.  T minus 7 days and counting...

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1127 days ago

The dream of space exploration is still alive...let's work together to ensure these wonders and adventures don't slip quietly from our children's science books to their history books. T minus 7 days and counting...

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ko2ri 1124 days ago

earth…moon…space-ship… it's a perfect triangle of the dream!!

albakutschker 1125 days ago

Seria estupendo porder compartir las aventuras con ellos. Buena idea.

Kickalien 1125 days ago

Wow, amazing view and impressive messages!...the moon in the picture seems to have been waiting for our next landing.

a_cup_of_sea 1125 days ago

What is it that was captured in the sight made with Earth's edge & Shuttle's wing? ...Moon? ...or... Dream? :-)

Kikucchi 1125 days ago

amazing pix! ... important message for all humanity :-)

Stelygs 1125 days ago

Oh, yes, let's nurture the love for adventure & spread the fascination of space! ...I tend to overdo the enthusiasm for space with my poor students...they graciously tolerate me, though =)

yashmuses 1126 days ago

woooooooooooooowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww...hmmmmmmmmmmm

Daniel_Craig 1126 days ago

Great shot!

AnaMSanPer 1127 days ago

Our children need to love it too.

STfangirl 1127 days ago

I have a few ideas... but they're too serious to write here, this is just a community site... and no one is interested in my thoughts anyway.
The pic is great! :-)

David_Miller 1127 days ago

w0w what an awesome view you guys get to have! Wish I was there!

sanduleak_1 1127 days ago

O_O AMAZING!!!! Beautiful photo...thanks for share with us........

SophalMiracle 1127 days ago

The moon is cute! The Earth is magnificent! The SpaceShip is lovely; it explores the heaven! #NASA

silvertabbyJun 1127 days ago

Still alive and eternal...

LucyWestStudios 1127 days ago

Still alive...love your expressions in this post and the photo.

PC0101 1127 days ago

This is Discovery, pictured in November 1998.

chavesb1 1127 days ago

Linda imagem!!! É de sonhar... e o sonho sempre estará vivo... que maravilha!

sandarwai 1127 days ago

Solo un poeta podria describir bien tanta belleza.

nani195 1127 days ago

The sights are awesome

PC0101 1127 days ago

Playing hide and seek with the moon.