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Don Pettit

Houston, Texas
Contributor — Alaska Highway News
As seen in: Alaska Highway News

I am an engineer by schooling, a scientist by profession, and an explorer by heart. I train to fly in space and on occasion, find myself in orbit.

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Aug 07, 2017

the movie: Eclipse from Space; 4 minutes of actual time seen here in 7 seconds

Aug 06, 2017

Here is my solar eclipse photo taken on May 20, 2012 during Exp 31. More at

Aug 01, 2017

I have seen two total solar eclipses from space. Here is the first from Exp 6 in 2002. More to come at