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My Journey

Neutral Buoyancy Training in Costa Rica | My Scuba Experience

Neutral buoyancy, or 'weightlessness', has long been a central part of training astronauts and cosmonauts for their forays into outer space. The most … [Read More...]

Chatting with Luca Parmitano On the ISS | Recording

Thanks to the entire International Space Station Payload Operations Communications Team (Marshall Space Flight Center - Huntsville Alabama) and … [Read More...]

What’s Your Mars? My TEDx Talk [Video]

Here it is! My TEDx talk from October 25, 2013! I am so excited to share it with you! I hope you will watch it and if you are inspired by it share it … [Read More...]

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A Visit to Lockheed Martin Aerospace Facilities

One of my favorite parts about my outreach campaign is that I get to educate the public about the future of the United States Space Program. I have … [Read More...]

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My Big Announcement…”What’s Your Mars?”

I'm really excited to announce that I've been invited to give a TEDx talk on October 25, 2013 in Tampa Bay, Florida (TEDx Tampa Bay )! It's an honor … [Read More...]

Recent Posts

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Air and Law Institute Symposium – A Revelation

This past semester I was honored to be a recipient of the Air and Law Institute’s (ALI) Inspiration Scholarship Award. As a part of this award, the … [Read More...]

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My Adventure as a Red Cross Social Advocate

At age 16, the support I have received during my journey to Mars has been amazing. With a social media audience of over 160,000 people, I am humbled … [Read More...]

Neutral Buoyancy Training in Costa Rica | My Scuba Experience

Neutral buoyancy, or 'weightlessness', has long been a central part of training astronauts and cosmonauts for their forays into outer space. The most … [Read More...]

#SpaceChat With Deep Space Advocates | Transcript

As a future explorer of the universe I am always looking for new adventures. Sometimes they adventures find me. Last Thursday I had a new experience … [Read More...]

Astronaut Abby Scholastic Choices Magazine

Scholastic Choices Magazine Feature

I am so honored to be featured in Scholastic’s Choices Magazine! The magazine features inspiring stories of kids living their dreams and making a … [Read More...]

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Astronaut Abby Scholastic Choices Magazine

Scholastic Choices Magazine Feature

I am so honored to be featured in Scholastic’s Choices Magazine! The magazine features inspiring stories of kids living their dreams and making a … [Read More...]

New Moon Girls Magazine Feature

I am so honored to be featured in New Moon Girls, a magazine I loved as a young girl! Check out New Moon Girls here and consider ordering a … [Read More...]

Webchat with Whittier and Carrollton Elementary, November 15

Today, I did a webchat with Mr. Dahl’s class 5th graders in Whittier Elementary in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and Mrs. King’s 3rd grade class at Carrollton … [Read More...]