Audience with an Astronaut

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Join us virtually for this 6-part series streaming to you LIVE from Space Foundation Discovery Center!

This program will feature Retired USAF Lt. Gen. and Former NASA Astronaut Susan Helms. She has flown into space aboard Shuttles Endeavor, Atlantis, Discovery, and Columbia, and has served aboard the International Space Station. She has spent a total of 211 days in space, including establishing a world record for the longest spacewalk at 8 hours and 56 minutes!

Great for all grade levels! We will host an Astronaut Q&A, engage with students via polls, videos, and provide a STEM hands-on activity for each series part.

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Susan Helms

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