Press Release

NASA Astronauts Says ”There is no Place Like Space’

By SpaceRef Editor
June 23, 2004
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There’s No Place Like Space! And there’s no place like The Space Store to hear real astronauts read the Dr. Seuss classic about space and the solar system, There’s No Place Like Space. The Space Store has made arrangements for former NASA space explorers to read to children this summer. After each reading, the astronauts will stay for an autograph and question-and-answer session. The current schedule is:

Charlie Bolden
Space Shuttle Commander and Pilot
STS-61C, STS-31, STS-45
Saturday, June 26, 11:00 am

Karol ‘Bo’ Bobko
Space Shuttle Commander and Pilot
STS-6, STS-51D, STS-51J
Saturday, July 10, 11:00 am

Robert ‘Hoot’ Gibson
Space Shuttle Commander and Pilot
STS-41B, STS-61C, STS-27, STS-47, STS-71
Saturday, July 24, 12:00 noon

The Space Store, a Space Media Inc. Company and a subsidiary of SPACEHAB Inc., is the largest space-related retail website in the Universe, shipping around the world and featuring over 1000 quality products including official NASA mission patches, real space food, NASA posters, space toys, Apollo pens and NASA flight suit replicas. The Space Store is located at 1400 NASA Road One, across from the NASA-Johnson Space Center, and online at

SpaceRef staff editor.