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Image caption Do you have what it takes to become a Nasa astronaut? Going into space is a dream shared by children and adults around the world. Although humans have not stepped foot on the Moon in almost half a century, Nasa hopes to change this. It plans to land the first woman - and the next man - on the lunar surface by 2024. And now the US space agency is looking for candidates to take part in its future missions. So with applications opening from 2 to 31 March, what does it take to become an astronaut? NATIONALITY MATTERS. Since the 1960s, Nasa has selected 350 candidates to train as astronauts, with 48 currently in the active astronaut corps. But as it is a US federal agency, the fir... Full story

13 February