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Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?

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Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?

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Sundays from 16 December at 7.30pm Channel 074

Follow 12 ordinary people as they take on the most demanding selection process to prove they’ve got what it takes to become an astronaut. Who will have the strength, discipline and determination to overcome the punishing training schedule and attempt the toughest job in the universe?

Space is the ultimate destination. But life there requires extraordinary ability. While millions dream of becoming astronauts, very few make it a reality. So what happens when you take 12 people at the pinnacle of their professions, and put them through the gruelling process of astronaut selection? As the candidates push themselves to the limit, they’re assessed by a doctor, psychologist and an experienced astronaut. If they don’t make the grade, they’re asked to leave. Who will have what it takes to attempt the toughest job in the universe?