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Join The Explorers Club on Monday, December 4th to hear from renowned NASA astronaut Mike Massimino – he will share stories and insights from his time on the NASA program, as well as discuss his new book Moonshot.

 

Mike Massimino achieved his dream of exploring space. In MOONSHOT: A NASA Astronaut’s Guide to Achieving the Impossible, he will turn his experience from working with NASA into an actionable guide to accomplish your biggest goals. Mike reveals how to make possible the seemingly impossible—on Earth. Written with characteristic wit and a big heart, Mike identifies ten hard-earned lessons of spaceflight and his other life experiences, including:

• One in a Million Is Not Zero: The odds are against you. Do it anyway.
• The Thirty-Second Rule: You’re going to make mistakes. Learn how to deal with them.
• Be Amazed: The universe is an incredible place. Stop what you’re doing and look around.
• Know When to Pivot: Change is inevitable. Accept and embrace it.

We all have our own personal “moon shots” we’d like to take in life, but as mission control will tell you, doing one big thing really means getting a thousand little things right along the way. Moonshot is the book that will show you how to do just that, and help set you on the right path to achieve your own personal and professional dreams.

This event will include an audience Q&A. Books will be available for purchase, and their will be a book signing after the talk at 8PM.

 


Streaming live here on explorers.org, our YouTube Channel, and our Facebook Live — Monday, December 4th at 7:00 pm ET.

RESERVATIONS

This will be an in-person lecture at Explorers Club Headquarters.

In-person tickets are $15 for Members, and $30 for the General Public.

Check-in will begin at 6:00 pm, with a beer and wine reception from 6:00 – 7:00 pm

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Mike Massimino

MIKE MASSIMINO is a New York Times bestselling author who served as a NASA Astronaut from 1996 to 2014. He is a four time spacewalker who completed two missions to the Hubble Space Telescope, including the final Hubble servicing mission which has been called the most dangerous and complex mission in space shuttle history. Mike set a team record with his crewmates for the most cumulative spacewalking time in a single space shuttle mission, and he was also the first person to tweet from space. Mike received his BS from Columbia University and his PhD from MIT. He currently lives in New York City where he is a professor at Columbia, an expert television commentator, and an in-demand keynote speaker. He also had a recurring role as himself on The Big Bang Theory television series.

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