Human Space Flight

Dr Jaclyn Bell - Science Communicator

Jackie Bell appearing on "Astronauts:
Do You Have What It Takes?"

Credit: BBC

Name: Dr Jaclyn Bell

Nationality: UK

Occupation: Science communicator, wannabe astronaut

Education: Undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Masters degree in Mathematical Sciences, Doctorate in Theoretical Particle Physics

Charles Bolden

  • Charles Bolden in 1991
    Credit: NASA
    Name: Charles Frank Bolden Jr.
  • Born: 19th August 1946
  • Nationality: USA
  • Occupation: astronaut, test pilot, former Administrator of NASA
  • Time in space: 28 days, 8 hours, 37 minutes

Tim Peake

  • Tim Peake in 2015
    Credit: NASA/Joel Kowsky
    Name: Timothy Nigel Peake
  • Born: 7th April 1972
  • Nationality: British
  • Occupation: astronaut, test pilot, British Army officer
  • Time in space: 185 days, 22 hours, 11 minutes

Buzz Aldrin

  • Buzz Aldrin in 1969
    Credit: NASA
    Name: Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr.
  • Born: 20th January 1930
  • Nationality: USA
  • Occupation: astronaut, fighter pilot, engineer
  • Time in space: 12 days, 1 hour, 52 minutes