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Listen to all of the Museum’s best aviation and aerospace stories on the Flight Deck Podcast, a podcast that makes history personal. Episodes released every other Tuesday. Enjoy!

SoYeon Yi, Part I: An Astronaut Education

September 18, 2018 / SpaceTravel, Engineering, Korea, astronaut

Did you have trouble figuring out your major when you were in college? If so, you already have one thing in common with the world’s first Korean astronaut, Soyeon Yi.

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Meet an R2-D2 Builder!

July 24, 2018 / Storytelling, Star Wars, R2-D2, Engineering

Bob Jacobson, R2-D2 builder extraordinaire, claims that he wasn’t always into engineering, but the process of building his droid forced him to learn some basic and advanced techniques.

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