California Students to Hear from NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

NASA astronaut and Expedition 66 Flight Engineer Tom Marshburn configures the Combustion Integrated Rack on Feb. 8, 2022 to begin operations for a pair of studies exploring fire growth in microgravity.
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Students from Los Angeles will have an opportunity next week to hear from NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The space-to-Earth call will air live at 12:25 p.m. EDT Monday, March 21, on NASA Television, theNASA app, and the agencys website.

NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn will answer prerecorded video questions from students studying science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) at the Orville Wright Middle School STEAM and Gifted Magnet. The downlink supports the schools goal of cultivating learners interest and curiosity and is part of a year-long initiative to increase student awareness about spaceflight.

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