Latest Doug Wheelock Stories

2011-04-29 15:19:00

HOUSTON, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock, a colonel in the U.S. Army, will relive his spaceflight experiences for students and teachers in the Fort Hood area on May 2. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Beginning at 11 a.m.

2011-03-29 16:40:00

NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock was honored with a Shorty Award for an image of the moon he took and posted to his Twitter account, @Astro_Wheels, while living aboard the International Space Station last year.

2011-02-28 15:35:00

NASA invites its Twitter followers to a special Tweetup with astronaut Doug Wheelock at 3 pm EDT on Wednesday, March 16.

2010-11-26 08:05:00

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian cosmonaut and a pair of American astronauts safely touched down near the town of Arkalyk, Kazakhstan late Thursday evening.

2010-11-18 14:48:19

To highlight International Education Week (IEW), NASA and the US Department of Education will host a live long-distance call for students with International Space Station residents Scott Kelly, Shannon Walker and Doug Wheelock.

2010-11-18 14:45:00

NASA Television will air the Thanksgiving Day return to Earth of three crew members from the International Space Station and the preparation, launch and docking of the newest trio of station residents three weeks later.

2010-10-22 10:27:00

Astronaut Doug Wheelock "Checks In" From International Space Station WASHINGTON, Oct.

2010-10-22 11:30:00

NASA astronaut and International Space Station Commander Doug Wheelock became the first person to "check in" from space Oct 22 using the mobile social networking application Foursquare.

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