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Ron Garan

Fragile Oasis founder Ron Garan, who lived and worked in space for 178 days, is a highly decorated Fighter Pilot and Test Pilot, Explorer, Entrepreneur and Humanitarian who believes that appropriately designed and targeted social enterprise can solve many of ...

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The Fragile Oasis Community Making A Difference

The Fragile Oasis prize is a medal that flew onboard the International Space Station to be awarded to submitted projects and/or their sponsoring organizations that have made an impact in the areas of Education, Humanitarian Service and Peace. As a Fragile Oasis crewmember, you will be able to help us select the projects and/or organizations deserving of those awards.Keep Reading

We're Getting The Band Back Together

The Expedition 28 crew is at full strength with the Thursday night arrival to the International Space Station of Mike Fossum, Sergei Volkov and Satoshi Furukawa. They joined Commander Andrey Borisenko, Alexander Samokutyaev and myself.Keep Reading

We Are Not Alone

Summary Started the day working with the Fluids Integrated Rack to change biological sample – worms – and check out the new microscope used to examine the samples. Worked on the spacesuits that will be used by Mike Fossum and myself for spacewalks next month during the STS-135 mission. Meet Huey and Louie, Louie. Spoke with students from South West ...Keep Reading