NASA Administrator, Arizona Students to Hear from Station Astronauts

NASA astronaut Jessica Watkins, left, and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti.
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Students from Arizona will have an opportunity this week to hear from astronauts aboard the International Space Station. NASA Administrator Bill Nelson and Sen. Mark Kelly will participate in the call. The Earth-to-space call will air live at 1:35 p.m. EDT Friday, May 27, on NASA Television, theNASA app, and the agencys website.

NASA astronaut Jessica Watkins and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti will answer prerecorded video questions from students at Tarwater Elementary School in, Chandler, Arizona. Tarwater students are continuing a conversation about space to inspire students interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math subjects and careers.

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