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Miroslaw Hermaszewski - Windows to the Universe

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The Spring 2011 issue of The Earth Scientist is focused on modernizing seismology education. Thanks to IRIS, you can download this issue for free as a pdf. Print copies are available in our online store.

Miroslaw Hermaszewski

Miroslaw Hermaszewski was a cosmonaut who was born on September 15, 1941, in Poland. Before he became a cosmonaut, Hermaszewski was a fighter pilot.

Hermaszewski became a cosmonaut in 1976. He became the first citizen of Poland to make a spaceflight. He flew aboard Soyuz 30 in 1978.



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