Leroy Chiao’s Advice for Aspiring Astronauts

Stay fit and be a star in whatever studies you pursue.

What Keeps You Up at Night?

These days the astronaut worries about how best to prepare his young children for a changing world.

Being Small and Different

Leroy Chiao had to overcome being picked on for his small stature and being one of the few minorities in his mostly white Midwest town.

An Astronaut’s Dream Dinner Date

Leroy Chiao would break bread with Sergei Korolyov, the father of the Soviet Space program and the first man to build a rocket that could make it into space.