DiscoverPassion Struck with John R. MilesMike Massimino on How to Achieve Your Own Personal Moonshots EP 381
Mike Massimino on How to Achieve Your Own Personal Moonshots EP 381

Mike Massimino on How to Achieve Your Own Personal Moonshots EP 381

Update: 2023-12-05

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In this episode of Passion Struck, host John interviews astronaut Dr. Mike Massimino about his extraordinary journey from a working-class kid with a dream to strapping himself into a NASA space shuttle. Mike shares his experiences of walking in space, repairing the Hubble telescope, and the lessons he learned along the way. He also discusses his new book, "Moonshot," which offers a roadmap for success and practical advice for achieving your biggest goals. Join us as we delve into the mindset of an astronaut and discover the power of determination, perseverance, and the pursuit of passion.

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Mike Massimino on Applying Lessons From Space to Daily Life

Mike and I discuss how we can apply the lessons learned from space exploration to our own lives. Mike emphasizes the importance of being the "mission control" for others and finding awe in the ordinary. We also discuss how Massimino who was the first rookie to ever spacewalk on the Hubble and contributed to the discovery of dark energy, which later won a Nobel Prize in physics.

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Mike Massimino on How to Achieve Your Own Personal Moonshots EP 381

Mike Massimino on How to Achieve Your Own Personal Moonshots EP 381

John R. Miles