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Everything About Astronauts - Vol. 1

Fascinating Fun Facts and Trivia about Astronauts for Teens and Adults

Have you ever wondered…

  • What were the 106 items the Apollo 11 crew left on the Moon?
  • What does moon dust smell like?
  • What kind of crazy tests do space agencies put astronaut applicants through?
  • How much do astronauts get paid?

Teens and adults who love astronauts, fun facts, and little-known stories will find themselves mesmerized with over 600 interesting facts and out-of-world stories. 


Volume 1 covers entertaining topics about what it takes to become an astronaut, how astronauts trained to go to the Moon, little-known facts about famous astronauts and so much more.


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Over 500 Weird, Fun, and Interesting Facts about Astronauts



The first step on the Moon taken by Neil Armstrong was with his left foot.


Astronauts need to be able to get themselves around to a variety of places. Having a driver’s license and being able to drive is now required. If the applicant doesn’t have a driver’s license, they do need to be willing and able to get one.


The space shuttle toilet that included his and hers funnels and a fan that would pull fluids and feces down where it should go cost $30 million.

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