Here is the latest episode in NASA’s Space to Ground weekly report on activities related to the International Space Station:
** Interview with ISS Crew Member Megan McArthur – May 27, 2021 – NASA Video
Space Station Crew Member Remembers Hubble and Talks Station Science
Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 65 Flight Engineer Megan McArthur of NASA discussed life and research on the orbital complex and her remembrances of the Hubble Space Telescope during an in-flight event May 27 with Elizabeth Tammi, the social media and outreach lead for the Hubble Space Telescope from the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. McArthur operated the space shuttle’s robotic arm during the final Hubble servicing mission – STS-125 – in May 2009. Twelve years later, McArthur flew to the station aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon “Endeavour” for a planned six-month mission.
** SpaceX CRS-22: Research Overview – ISS National Lab
On SpaceX CRS-22, more than a dozen payloads sponsored by the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory will launch to the orbiting laboratory. Payloads on this mission include fundamental and applied research from recognizable private-sector companies and leading academic institutions as well as research funded by other government organizations. To learn about all ISS National Lab-sponsored research on SpaceX CRS-22, please visit our mission overview page at https://www.issnationallab.org/launches/spacex-crs-22/
** Media Teleconference: Science Launching to the International Space Station – NASA Video (Program starts at around 18:35 into the video.)
** Expedition 65 Inflight Education Event with Chester and Berks County PA – May 25, 2021 – NASA Video
Space Station Crew Members Discuss Life in Space with Pennsylvania Students
Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 65 Flight Engineers Megan McArthur of NASA and Thomas Pesquet of ESA (European Space Agency) discussed life and research on the orbital complex with students from the Chester and Berks County, Pennsylvania school districts during a virtual in-flight educational event May 25. The event included an appearance by Rep. Chrissy Houlahan (D-Pa.). McArthur and Pesquet flew to the station last month aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon “Endeavour” for a planned six-month mission.
** The Overview Effect – Scott Manley
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