Why 6 Months in Space Is Not Enough | Cady Coleman | TEDxNASAJSCWomen

Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIhAOURvTso


Dr. Cady Coleman is a NASA Astronaut, a retired Air Force Colonel, and a veteran of 3 space flights. She returned this past May from a 6 month mission to the ISS as part of the Expedition 26 and 27 crews, launching and landing in Kazakhstan aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket. Her international crew of 6 hosted a record number of supply ships and space shuttles. These brought new modules, experiments and supplies to the space station which is certified to operate thru 2020. Coleman, a polymer scientist by trade, participated in many of the 150 experiments aboard the space station in the areas of fluid physics, material science, technology demonstration and human physiology. She is excited to share her stories of life aboard the International Space Station.

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