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SpaceX Inspired this Mother of Two. Now She Chases Their Rockets With a Camera

SpaceX is lighting a fire under the world of space exploration with breakthroughs in reusability and a promise of interplanetary travel. Millions around the world tuned in to watch the company fire off its hotly-anticipated Falcon Heavy rocket. But at Kennedy Space Center, photographers and journalists from around the world came to witness history in […]

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This Med Student is Attempting STEM Outreach in Pakistan. It’s Proving Difficult.

I still remember that day, it was the second day of 9th grade and our teacher asked us what do we want to become after finishing school? The classroom erupted with mocking laughs of every student (including my teacher) when I said that I want to become an astronaut. I was 15 years old at […]

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Something Inside of Me Has Always Been Here

I know it has been a while since I last wrote to you. But it has been one fascinating year for our universe. Things are changing. More things are shared by our government. More rockets and programs are set to explore space. There was even more Star Wars. The Last Jedi was one of my […]

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Resilience Required for NASA Space Study

They feasted on pineapple and mangos. Then they had an egg frittata. The crew of four men and two women spent 8 months below the summit of the Big Island’s Mauna Loa. Why? Because they were a part of a study that would allow NASA to understand the psychological impact of a long-term space mission […]

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You Have a Right to a Cosmic Consciousness

When I started to view the world differently, I became a little worried that something was wrong with me. You see I started to believe more in the invisible world than the visible one. But yet the visible world was more real. The visible world was more accepted by everyone else, and above all, it […]

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We All Live in Houston Texas

My heart broke open when I saw what is taking place in Houston Texas. I used to live there. My first daughter was born there too. But I am not only connected to Houston because I used to live there but because of bigger more important reasons. And yes you guessed it, I will talk […]

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You Can Slow down Time. For Real.

I just came back from a two-week long vacation to Greece. The place where I was born and raised. I walked down old streets, swam inside the blue sea and talked to the people I have known as a kid. I saw a solar eclipse and watched the orange full moon on top of the […]

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The evolutionary code against surviving.

I always wrote from a place of deep personal feeling and experience. It appears I can’t write from anywhere else even when I try. Today I am writing to you moments after I received a rejection from an organization that inspires me every day. I have written about rejections before but not through the eyes […]

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I Want to Go to Space…

I didn’t always want to go to space. I was quite happy here on earth. There was so much for me to do here anyway. But something changed the way I saw earth when my life turned upside down and my heart was breaking. I needed to find my way back to living life and […]

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What You Cannot See…Is YOU.

  You must wonder why I talk to you about your inner world so much. Why am I asking you to pay attention to it more? And not only that, I am asking you to witness your life from a place of oneness and invisibility. But what is non-physical and invisible? You are probably saying […]

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