The Wheelchair Users Helping Make Space Flight Accessible

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The Wheelchair Users Helping Make Space Flight Accessible

April 14, 2022 Tim Gilmer

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Sawyer Rosenstein, 27, is from Jupiter.

No, not that Jupiter. He’s a TV news producer from Jupiter, Florida, who also does a podcast called Talking Space and happens to be a T10-12 paraplegic since the age of 12. Not long after being injured, he went to a summer camp that runs simulated space missions for children. “I wasn’t really a huge space fan, but I thought it was interesting,” says Rosenstein. “So I went there for summer camp and became the camper that never left.”

His initial love of all things space eventually led him to cover NASA’s last space shuttle launch in 2011 as a member of the press. “That was [...]

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