Closed Captioning ON OFF apply | reset x Text Display Background Enhancements font Times New Roman Arial Comic Sans size T T T T color share link October 11th, 2013 Astronaut Scott Carpenter, second to orbit Earth, dies at 88 One of America's original astronauts passed away on Thursday due to complications from a stroke. Scott Carpenter was the second American to orbit the earth. He was 88. More video Sponsored Content Now Playing Waiting on an email? How to know if you'll get a response Sponsored Content Now Playing Nurse at NJ clinic reused syringe while giving flu shots Sponsored Content Now Playing TODAY anchors weigh in on People's call for action on gun violence Sponsored Content Now Playing Did Steve Jobs' widow ask DiCaprio and Bale not to do the movie? NBC News Drupal Now Playing Josh Mankiewicz Previews 'Twisted Tale' Now Playing As Search Ends, Parents of Lost El Faro Crew Members Face Grim Reality Now Playing Inside North Korea Now Playing Trump Invites Ecstatic Hispanic Supporter on Stage in Nevada TRENDING Now Playing World's oldest person reveals what she eats for breakfast every morning Now Playing Should your marriage undergo an annual performance review? Now Playing 'Pretty cool' that Tom Hanks found my lost ID, Fordham student says Now Playing Chris Pratt and Aziz Ansari co-star in (very) short film Most Watched Now Playing Sponsored Content Let's do 'The Time Warp': 'Rocky Horror' cast reunites 40 years later Now Playing Sponsored Content Joe Giudice of 'Real Housewives' on wife Teresa's jail time: 'I was to blame' Now Playing Sponsored Content It's a family reunion for 'Family Ties' cast after 25 years Now Playing Sponsored Content FBI reportedly foils plot to sell nuclear materials to ISIS Now Playing Sponsored Content South Carolina on alert for dam breaks after historic rainfall Now Playing Sponsored Content Should your marriage undergo an annual performance review? Now Playing Sponsored Content Which celebrity never guest-starred on 'Family Ties'?