NASA is accepting new astronaut applications
The space agency is hoping that the next generation of astronauts will inspire a future mission to Mars.
For those hoping to make a living out of exploring the final frontier, now is your chance – NASA has announced that it will be accepting applications for new astronauts from mid-December.
Applicants are required to hold a bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject such as mathematics, physical science, biological science or engineering. It is also necessary to have had at least three years of related professional experience or to have spent 1,000 hours piloting a jet aircraft.