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About astrowright

Geologist, hydrologist, environmental scientist, meteorologist, radiological engineer, adjunct college instructor, federal emergency responder, author, jazz musician, and NewSpace entrepreneur. Founder and Principal Research Scientist of Astrowright Spaceflight Consulting LLC.

Astrowright Founder Featured in VEGAS SEVEN

Ben McGee, Astrowright’s founder and principal research scientist, was recently featured in a VEGAS SEVEN, where he discusses growing up in Las Vegas, the relationship between jazz improvisation and frontier science, his role on a National Geographic television series, and … Continue reading

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Get Fit to Fly with Astrowright’s new Preflight Fitness video!

We at Astrowright are really pumped about this new video advertising our state-of-the-art preflight fitness services!  Check it out: For more information about our preflight fitness services or to request a quote, visit or email us at

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Astrowright research scientist featured on “SpacingOut!”

Discussing commercial spaceflight, SETI, and the possibility of extraterrestrial life, Astrowright’s Ben McGee was recently featured on the popular space videoblog, “SpacingOut!”

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SpaceX Launch Success Heralds Wave of Manned Commercial Spaceflight Development

The successful launch early this morning of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and its Dragon spacecraft payload on a pioneering demonstration flight for NASA to the International Space Station has blazed a trail through conventional wisdom when it comes to … Continue reading

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