Astronaut Terry Virts

Sure Terry has piloted a mission to space - STS-130 aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour to be specific – but did you know he learned how to ski at the home of Preston & Steve’s Cardboard Classic, Jack Frost Big Boulder?

Learn how a kid from Maryland pursued his passion for the space program from the very first NASA book he saw in kindergarten to watching 2001: A Space Odyssey while orbiting Earth.


Terry Virts is speaking at The Kimmel Center tonight, tickets available via -

Terry Virts on Twitter

Hello Philadelphia! See you at @KimmelCenter tonight! Enjoy the journey with me and get my #ViewFromAbove book signed after the event. #NatGeoLive @NatGeoPR @NatGeoEducation @NatGeoBooks