California Students to Hear from NASA Astronauts Aboard Space Station 22 January


NASA astronaut Kayla Barron in her Extravehicular Mobility Unit during Expedition 66. NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei is visible in the background.
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NASA astronaut Kayla Barron in her Extravehicular Mobility Unit during Expedition 66. NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei is visible in the background.
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Preschool through sixth grade students from West Hollywood, California, will have an opportunity next week to hear from NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The Earth-to-space call will air live at noon EST Monday, Jan. 24, on NASA Television, theNASA app, and the agencys website.

NASA astronauts Kayla Barron and Mark Vande Hei will answer prerecorded questions from students at the Center for Early Education. The downlink will emphasize curricular activities students have engaged in by providing the unique opportunity to pursue their curiosity about space exploration directly with NASA professionals.

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