Don Thomas has spent 44 days in space and orbited the Earth nearly 700 times.
As a retired astronaut, the Cleveland native has incredible stories to tell. He was part of the "All Ohio Space Shuttle Mission."
He's sharing the stories in his new book, "Orbit of Discovery: The All Ohio Space Shuttle Mission." He also shared some stories Friday on FOX 8 News in the Morning.
You can meet Thomas Saturday at the NASA Glenn Visitor Center in the Great Lakes Science Center.