Books: The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space and Speed

Adventure, exploration, and innovation make up the spool around which this fascinating book is spun. The Sky Below: A True Story of Summits, Space, and Speed (Little A) journals all the most epic journeys author Scott Parazynski has embarked on: from death-defying space quests to conquering the mammoth ascent up Mount Everest. Written with humor, passion, and inventiveness, the book gives the reader an exciting view into the life of an experienced astronaut, athlete, and ultimate explorer of earth and space. Parazynski, who holds a place in the Astronaut Hall of Fame, along with many prestigious NASA awards, is now a tech startup CEO and inventor. In this new role, he and his renowned planetary scientist wife, Meena Wadhwa, explore some of the world’s most extreme environments in search of innovation. In The Sky Below, Parazynski also shares more intimate tales of how he found true love and the joy and privilege of raising two beautiful children.

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