• Question: can you be an astronaute if you break a bone?

    Asked by aislingdillon to Arlene, Colin, David, Eugene, Paul on 16 Nov 2012.
    • Photo: Colin Johnston

      Colin Johnston answered on 16 Nov 2012:

      If the the injury heals and the doctors declare you fit enough, yes I don’t see why you couldn’t.

    • Photo: David McKeown

      David McKeown answered on 16 Nov 2012:

      Yeah I think so, I’m sure lots of astronauts have broken bones and gone to space. There is hope for all of us yet!