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Wednesday October 29, 2008 10:03 am

Richard Garriott Re-Enters Earth


Posted by Sheila Franklin Categories: Science, Transportation


Richard GarriottRichard Garriott landed in a Soyuz capsule in Kazastan Friday with 2 cosmonauts after a fun 10 day trip to the ISS. Garriott, who followed in his father Owen’s footsteps, deemed the trip a success. “What a great ride that was,” said Garriott “This is obviously a pinnacle experience.”

The space tourist earned part of the $30 million ticket by testing a watch in microgravity (we wonder if it was a Timex) and conducting an experiment for a biotech company.


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