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Mark Kelly was elected to Congress 10 years after Gabrielle Giffords survived an assassination attempt. Here’s a timeline of their relationship.

Mark Kelly and Gabrielle Giffords met in 2003 and became friends before striking up a romantic relationship and marrying in 2007. When Giffords survived an assassination attempt in 2011 with brain damage that left her with speech and movement difficulties, Kelly was there for every step of her recovery. Together, […]
Mark Kelly was elected to Congress 10 years after Gabrielle Giffords survived an assassination attempt. Here’s a timeline of their relationship.
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NASA astronaut Mark Kelly, an organic chemist, and an aerospace engineer are all candidates for Congress in 2020 — part of a growing trend of scientists running for office

11 scientists were elected to the US House and Senate in 2018– a boost to the science credentials of Congress, whose members are mostly career politicians, business people, and lawyers. So far, three scientist candidates are hoping to join their ranks in 2020: NASA astronaut Mark Kelly, chemistry professor Nancy […]
NASA astronaut Mark Kelly, an organic chemist, and an aerospace engineer are all candidates for Congress in 2020 — part of a growing trend of scientists running for office
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NASA’s 4-year twin experiment gets us closer to Mars than ever before

Twin astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly participated in a groundbreaking NASA study to uncover the long-term effects of space on the human body. Over nearly a year, the twins took the same medical tests – one while aboard the International Space Station and the other while back on Earth. The […]
NASA’s 4-year twin experiment gets us closer to Mars than ever before
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NASA astronaut Scott Kelly on his poor grades in school, his biggest fear when he’s away from Earth, and how SpaceX fits into the future of interplanetary travel

Retired NASA astronaut Scott Kelly had four missions in space, including a 340-day trip aboard the International Space Station in 2015-2016. On our “Success” podcast, he describes himself as a distracted kid who figured out his life later than his identical twin brother Mark, who also became an astronaut. He […]
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly on his poor grades in school, his biggest fear when he’s away from Earth, and how SpaceX fits into the future of interplanetary travel