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Vroman's Live - Former NASA astronaut Terry Virts, in conversation with Sylvain Neuvel, discusses How to Astronaut: An Insider's Guide to Leaving Planet Earth


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Vroman's Live presents Terry Virts, in conversation with Sylvain Neuvel, on Friday October 2nd at 6pm

This virtual event will take place on Crowdcast. Please register for FREE ahead of time to save your spot.

EVENT LINK: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/7ex20v4k

Ride shotgun on a trip to space with astronaut Terry Virts. A born storyteller with a gift for the surprising turn of phrase and eye for the perfect you-are-there details, he captures all the highs, lows, humor, and wonder of an experience few will ever know firsthand. Featuring stories covering survival training, space shuttle emergencies, bad bosses, the art of putting on a spacesuit, time travel, and much more! (Workman Publishing)

Col. Terry Virts (ret) served as a U.S. Air Force test fighter pilot, is a NASA veteran of two spaceflights and a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Harvard Business School. He is a celebrated thought leader, speaker and author whose ​seven months in space included: piloting the Space Shuttle; commanding the International Space Station; three spacewalks; and performing scientific experiments, while working closely with multiple international partners. 

Sylvain Neuvel is a science fiction author whose works include Sleeping Giants, Waking Gods, The Test and Only Human. He is also currently Director of translation services and a software engineer for a Montreal company, a certified translator and an astronaut (ok, we made that last one up).

Event date: 
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 6:00pm
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How to Astronaut: An Insider's Guide to Leaving Planet Earth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781523509614
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 15th, 2020

The Test Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250312839
Availability: We Can Order This For You
Published: Tor.com - February 12th, 2019

Sleeping Giants (The Themis Files #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101886717
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Del Rey - January 24th, 2017