Gordon Cooper: Pilot For Nasa's Faith 7

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Gordon Cooper, or better known as “Gordo,” was the pilot for NASA’s Faith 7. While he was orbiting Mercury, his whole ship short-circuited, which meant there was no electricity powering the control systems. He had to manually re-enter Earth’s atmosphere. That required a lot of math, skill, and courage. Gordo managed to land safely, and the whole way through he was perfectly chill. Even though I would be panicking if I was in a spaceship in the middle of nowhere, I would enjoy that kind of scenario. You have to really think under pressure because it is life or death. I like to look out for opportunities that strike out of the normal daily routine. This makes life exciting. It’s like playing the card game BS. You could win the game by not lying
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