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New NASA Astronaut from Southern California

New NASA Astronaut from Southern California

KABC-LA

He got his degree in mathematics at the University of San Diego and Doctors of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He said while growing up, he never dreamed of becoming an astronaut. "When I discovered I was qualified, that was clearly consistent with what I want to do in this life, which is leave a lasting impact, a mark on the next generation to be able to inspire". 

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