Results for - Fun and Interesting Facts About Astronauts

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Here are some interesting astronaut facts that you might not know. Are you familiar with any of these facts?

1. Here are some interesting astronaut facts that you might not know. Are you familiar with any of these facts?

The pilot or commander of the space shuttle are required to fly 1,000 hours as a jet pilot before they can be selected as an astronaut.
12%
195 votes
The longest time spent living in outer space was 2 years and 73 days over a period between 1991 and 1999.
7%
115 votes
Astronauts sleep in bunk beds or in sleeping bags. Bunk beds must be fitted with buckles; otherwise, they might float around the spacecraft while sleeping.
24%
382 votes
Common items eaten include brownies, meat, pasta, fruit, soft drinks, dried fruit, and instead of bread they are given tortillas.
14%
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While not actively working, astronauts can read books, watch movies, or talk to family and friends on Earth.
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367 votes
The first living animal in orbit was a dog from Russia called Laika. She traveled into space on Sputnik 2 in 1957.
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American astronauts have the Peanuts Comic Strip dog “Snoopy” as their safety mascot.
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There is no wind or rain in space so an astronaut’s footprints on the Moon will remain for at least a million years.
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378 votes
I knew all of these facts.
6%
101 votes
N/A
42%
657 votes
Here are the top 10 most

2. Here are the top 10 most "FAMOUS ASTRONAUTS". Which ones are you familiar with?

#10 - Sergei Krikalev
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84 votes
#9 - Valeri Polyakov
4%
61 votes
#8 - Jerry L. Ross
3%
47 votes
#7 - Chris Hadfield
16%
248 votes
#6 - Alan Shepard
45%
711 votes
#5 - Jim Lovell
26%
408 votes
#4 - Laika (Dog)
23%
360 votes
#3 - Valentina Tereshkova
6%
87 votes
#2 - Yuri Gagarin
22%
354 votes
#1 - Neil Armstrong
71%
1,122 votes
I am familiar with all of these astronauts.
4%
59 votes
N/A
16%
251 votes
What are your favorite astronaut movies?

3. What are your favorite astronaut movies?

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
18%
290 votes
The Right Stuff (1983)
13%
198 votes
Apollo 13 (1995)
37%
588 votes
From the Earth to the Moon (1998)
4%
70 votes
Armageddon (1998)
29%
456 votes
Mission to Mars (2000)
9%
144 votes
Magnificent Desolation (2005)
2%
32 votes
In the Shadow of the Moon (2007)
3%
47 votes
N/A
36%
563 votes
Other (please specify)
2%
30 votes
10/13/2015 Trivia 1580 27 By: msrcms

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