Eileen Collins and Patricia Harty in Conversation
By Patricia Harty, Editor-in-Chief
April 20, 2018
In this 45-minute podcast, Eileen Collins, the first woman to have command of a space shuttle mission and editor in chief Patricia Harty discuss Earth Day, April 22, and how the astronauts have helped spur awareness of forest clearing and environmental changes since the 1960s.
Other topics include working with the Russians, what the future of space exploration looks like, private-public partnerships, the cooperation of the U.S. and Russian space programs, what she thinks of SpaceX, how to use the toilet on the International Space Station, and more. ♦
Listen to the whole conversation below.