NASA asks aspiring astronauts to write poetry as part of the hiring process

Poetry in space?

NASA asks aspiring astronauts to write poetry as part of the hiring process

Science Recorder | Delila James | Thursday, August 22, 2013

Among all the medical texts, rigorous background checks, qualifications requirements, and essay questions, the eight new astronauts recently chosen by NASA were also asked to write poetry. Yesterday (Aug. 20), one of the new recruits shared a limerick he submitted with reporters during a press conference at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Tex... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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