Anomaly
Meet The 15-Year-Old Who Will Beat You To Space

Teenager Alyssa Carson is preparing to go to space with Nasa. Here’s how she’s getting ready for her mission.

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15-year-old Alyssa Carson is on a quest to become one of the first humans to go to Mars — even if it means leaving Earth forever. Watch above to see her incredible journey, and how she and her father are preparing for this major milestone.

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Refinery29's Anomaly takes an intimate look at extraordinary, one-of-a-kind individuals. From a teenage astronaut to wheelie queen, we profile those who are not afraid to shake up societal expectations and set the bar for the new normal.

NASA Just Hired This Teenager To Go To Space Released on September 27, 2018
Anomaly
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Refinery29's Anomaly takes an intimate look at extraordinary, one-of-a-kind individuals. From a teenage astronaut to wheelie queen, we profile those who are not afraid to shake up societal expectations and set the bar for the new normal.