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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"A single lifetime, even though entirely devoted to the sky, would not be enough for the study of so vast a subject.  A time will come when our descendants will be amazed that we did not know things that are so plain to them."

Another great day at the office, with some incredible work by our team today.

Number of Takeoffs = Number of Landings...always a great metric for measuring success.

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954 days ago

"A single lifetime, even though entirely devoted to the sky, would not be enough for the study of so vast a subject. A time will come when our descendants will be amazed that we did not know things that are so plain to them."

Another great day at the office, with some incredible work by our team today.

Number of Takeoffs = Number of Landings...always a great metric for measuring success.

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tinaalov 770 days ago

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AnaMSanPer 952 days ago

Work: "to fly"... nice!!

PC0101 952 days ago

Most of the astronauts will have seen more sunsets and sunrises than days they will have lived.

_nephilim 953 days ago

Great saying :)

auntysuzyq 953 days ago

Anxiously awaiting all of the tales you will one day tell about your office adventures! You are an inspiration & a blessing.

LotusHart 953 days ago

Handsome photo, awesome words!

Geshiela 954 days ago

hmmm....i envy your workplace and your job! If it were me..I'd pefer number of takeoffs > number of landings.... don't want to go back down....and just see the 4 corners of my cubicle...

SophalMiracle 954 days ago

The Pilot loves the Sky & flying on high; your poetic got rhyme & rhythm! A smile w/ a reason:)