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Astronaut +Ron Garan:  "I believe as somebody who has fought in combat and spent 25 years in the military... #war  is humanity’s greatest failure." ‪ #TheKeyIsWe   #OrbitalPerspective  
Astronaut Ron Garan opens up about the devastating effects of war on our planet. Interview at AOL HQ in NYC for AOL BUILD. (Photo credit: Getty) 
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+Darryl Barnes​ u just said it...totally agree.
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An epiphany in slow motion - A fun talk with Joe Donahue on +WAMC Northeast Public Radio  about The #OrbitalPerspective

http://wamc.org/post/orbital-perspective-ron-garan
For astronaut Ron Garan, living on the International Space Station was a powerful, transformative experience—one that he believes holds the key to solving
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I have that book!!!!!!!! #TheOrbitalPerspective  
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Beautiful video via +RT  World lit up: Stunning European night sky as seen from ISS: http://on.rt.com/tiy4xf  


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A recently released time-lapse clip filmed from the International Space Station (ISS) shows European and North African cities lighting up the sky, in contrast to the dark expanses of the Mediterranean…
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Wonderful video. It would have been nice if RT would have quoted who created the original video... 
Thanks go to Riccardo Rossi, from the Italian Space enthusiasts YT channel +AstronautiCAST 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SGdT_AXmT_Y
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Had a great time today at +AOL HQ discussing #Planetary and The #OrbitalPerspective on +AOL BUILD 
On earth, we see the world as different nations, different people. In space, astronauts like Ron Garan see it as one planet, one civilization. In "Planetary," director Guy Reid takes us on a beautifully filmed journey across and around earth to argue that we all must take the astronaut’s view to save it from war and ecological destruction. Interview at AOL HQ in NYC for AOL BUILD.  
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Hey man u r lucky for universe discovery
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Thank you for your thoughtful review +Cian O'Regan If anyone else who has read the book would like to post a review there are links to the various review sites here:  http://hope.li/1yxamVG Reviews are very much appreciated and help us spread the OP Message of hOPe  #TheKeyIsWe  
 
Here's my review of the inspiring new book from astronaut +Ron Garan entitled "The Orbital Perspective- Lessons In Seeing The Big Picture From A Journey Of 71 Million Miles."

Personally I've never felt so compelled to spread a universal message before.. the message of trust, hope and global collaboration. It will change the way you look at things, I can guarantee you that! 

Be sure to reshare this post to spread the message of #hOPe  

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"You don't need to be an astronaut to have the orbital perspective.." I've never reviewed a book before. I've read lots of them, sure, but I've never gotten around to sharing my thoughts on something I've read. However afte...
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You're a pretty awesome guy. Or at least it seems you are... Lol
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Legendary talk show host Barry Farber and I discusses politics, religion, global warming, God, communism, space exploration and The Orbital Perspective.

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Florida and Cuba waking up with the dawn 5 April 2015, from the #OrbitalPerspective of astronauts and cosmonauts living and working together in space. Credit: NASA
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So it's a fantastic view
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Here's today's +WNYC's Leonard Lopate​ show.

I had a great time discussing a wide range of topics from The #OrbitalPerspective​ 

 http://goo.gl/YJKe9O 
Living on the International Space Station, witnessing Earth from afar, gave Ron Garan a new point of view ;on ;the vexing problems we face today.
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Hello my name is Sebastián and i am 7 years old 
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Thanks for the hospitality +YOTEL New York!
 
Ever imagined what it would be like to live in an underwater research lab for 18 days, or spend a total of 178 days in Space? We couldn't imagine until today when we were lucky enough to chat with well-known Astronaut and entrepreneur, +Ron Garan.  We couldn't wait to give you a little behind-the-scenes peek into our interview! #BehindTheScenes #RonGaran #Space #TheKeyIsWe #OrbitalPerspective #Astronaut #YOTEL
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I'm a hermit. 180 days in a space about the size of the ISS is a dawdle to me.  I reckon I could to the trip to mars and back and barely notice the difference :D
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Happy Easter everyone! #Easter from the #OrbitalPerspective & bottom of the sea #TheKeyIsWe http://bit.ly/1ayp7E4
Who is Ron Garan? Fragile Oasis founder Ron Garan, who lived and worked in space for 178 days, is a highly decorated Fighter Pilot and Test Pilot, Explorer, Entrepreneur and Humanitarian who believes that appropriately designed and targeted social enterprise can solve many of the problems facing ...
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What a Blessed weekend it has been. Good Friday,The Eclipse,Passover,The Blood Moon,and Easter. All in one weekend. Wow!
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Legendary talk show host Barry Farber and I discusses politics, religion, global warming, God, communism, space exploration and The Orbital Perspective. Click here for the interview: bit.ly/1BIJfcX
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Online live now @ http://crntalk.com/   tune in if you can
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Astronaut: STS-124, ISS Expedition 27/28; Aquanaut: NEEMO-9; Fragile Oasis Founder
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I think we live on a pretty cool planet (and by "cool" - I mean awesome)
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Recently returned to Earth from 5 1/2 months onboard the International Space Station. I want to use Google+ to share the experience of living and working in space with as many people as possible. The "orbital perspective" has inspired me to help make the world a better place. I hope that by sharing this perspective of our Fragile Oasis, you will also be inspired. 
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Started using Google+ while I was living in space
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Low Earth Orbit - Houston TX - Yonkers NY - Oneonta NY - Enid OK - Phoenix AZ - Traben Trabach Germany - Sumter SC - Las Vegas NV - Niceville FL - Lexington Park MD - Nassau Bay TX - Houston TX - Star City Russia - Abu Dhabi -