It’s summer, and on Earth that means bothersome insect bites. But astronauts escape from all that… don’t they?
NASA has renamed its headquarters to honour pioneering Black mathematician and engineer Mary W. Jackson.
In 1998, Black astronaut Guion S. Bluford Jr. took part in the Spacelab D1 mission, which included experiments on plant roots in microgravity.
In which I make hummus with buffalo worms, and we wolf it down for lunch.
In 1998, Black astronaut Michael P. Anderson became a space gardener, tending to botanical experiments on shuttle mission STS-89.
For our first foray into a new, socially-distant world, Ryan and I took a trip to Cogges Manor Farm, in Witney.