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Kevin Michael Connolly has always dreamed of going into space, so he heads to the Johnson Space Center in Houston to see what it would take to be NASA's first legless astronaut. He takes on a rigorous, Navy ...

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Baby Barnaby’s Café

Breakfast, burgers and baby back ribs are just a few of the many menu items offers at this multi-location Houston staple. Add a little 80’s music for ambience, and you’re ready to chow down.

602 Fairview St
Houston, TX 77006

 
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Gatlin's Barbecue

This barbecue joint has won the Houston Press Best Barbecue Award … twice. Established in 2010, Gatlin’s prides itself on its old-school Texas barbecue.

1221 1/2 W 19th St
Houston, TX 77008

 
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George Bush Intercontinental Airport

One of the fastest growing airports in the US, this airport is located about 23 miles north of downtown Houston.

2800 N Terminal Rd
Houston, TX 77032

 
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The Houstonian Hotel

This luxury hotel is an urban oasis located in the heart of downtown Houston, complete with a fitness club and a high-class spa.

111 N Post Oak Ln
Houston, TX 77024

 
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NASA - Johnson Space Center

Kevin heads to the Johnson Space Center in Houston to see what it takes to become NASA’s first legless astronaut. He gets to drive a lunar rover and gets hooked up to ARGOS, a device that frees him from the Earth’s gravity.

2101 NASA Pkwy
Houston, TX 77058

 
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Space Center Houston

The Official Visitor Center for NASA's Johnson Space Center, this $75 million, 180,000 square foot, “edu-tainment” complex features permanent exhibits, attractions and theatres for all space enthusiasts, young and old.

1601 NASA Pkwy
Houston, TX 77058

 
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Williams Indoor Pool

Here, Kevin meets with Navy seal veteran Jack Walston, who puts him through the gauntlet before he can enter astronaut training. This 25-yard, heated indoor pool is available for a wide variety of swim lessons.

15000 McConn St
Webster, TX 77598

 

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