NASA Astronaut Jack Fischer (@astro2fish)

NASA Astronaut Jack Fischer
@astro2fish

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An AF Test Pilot, lucky enough to be part of the space program as an astronaut--I hope to pass along my passion for space-I dare you to dream!

https://www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/jack-d-fischer

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Made this early while still on orbit, a bit before 18 SEP, but had to say Happy 70th B-day to my beloved @USAirForce!

Made this early while still on orbit, a bit before 18 SEP, but had to say Happy 70th B-day to my beloved @USAirForce !

Here’s a freehand moon time lapse after 2 shots of espresso – a bit jittery, but still cool. Grade on a curve people!

Here’s a freehand moon time lapse after 2 shots of espresso – a bit jittery, but still cool. Grade on a curve people!

Everyone off the Soyuz ride please 😜Huge smiles all around to be back on on terra firma 🌏

Everyone off the Soyuz ride please 😜Huge smiles all around to be back on on terra firma 🌏

They say it's like a car crash-yep, it is, but we're home! Thanks Bill Ingalls for the great pic!

They say it's like a car crash-yep, it is, but we're home! Thanks Bill Ingalls for the great pic!

We had to say goodbye to our home in the skies on Saturday-next stop, Earth!

We had to say goodbye to our home in the skies on Saturday-next stop, Earth!

Living large today: Towers of Awesome Fiesta Tastiness (TAFT)=beans, cheese, salami & salsa--Creativity helps after a few months up here😋

Living large today: Towers of Awesome Fiesta Tastiness (TAFT)=beans, cheese, salami & salsa--Creativity helps after a few months up here😋

Heading home soon… I hope I infected a few of you with my passion for space. Never stop learning and growing. I dare you to dream! #FF @NASA

Heading home soon… I hope I infected a few of you with my passion for space. Never stop learning and growing. I dare you to dream! #FF  @NASA 

That's all folks! Expedition 52 came to a close today as @astrokomrade took over. Watch our journey home tomorrow, landing at 9:22 p.m. EDT.

That's all folks! Expedition 52 came to a close today as @astrokomrade  took over. Watch our journey home tomorrow, landing at 9:22 p.m. EDT.

At sunset, the sun shines a different light on the layers of clouds and helps them come alive with color. Thank you Mr. Sun. #EarthShapes

At sunset, the sun shines a different light on the layers of clouds and helps them come alive with color. Thank you Mr. Sun. #EarthShapes 

#Harvey fills the window creating a path of destruction as it traverses the Gulf. Praying for the people there and hoping for sunshine.

#Harvey  fills the window creating a path of destruction as it traverses the Gulf. Praying for the people there and hoping for sunshine.

“Houston, we have a hurricane.” Our thoughts & prayers are with folks feeling Harvey’s wrath, as dawn breaks after a long night of rain.

“Houston, we have a hurricane.” Our thoughts & prayers are with folks feeling Harvey’s wrath, as dawn breaks after a long night of rain.

Oh boy – looks like a ton of rain is about to unload. Here’s a prayer for family, friends & everyone in #HurricaneHarvey’s path--stay safe.

Oh boy – looks like a ton of rain is about to unload. Here’s a prayer for family, friends & everyone in #HurricaneHarvey ’s path--stay safe.

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