Rice’s Walker beams down from space station

ISS downlink
ISS downlink

Rice alumna Shannon Walker and crewmate Kate Rubins, aboard the International Space Station, joined a conversation with students in Houston, Scotland and Ecuador on April 8 during a downlink provided by NASA and organized by the Rice Space Institute. Walker, a native Houstonian who earned three degrees at Rice, and Rubins answered students’ questions about living and working in space.

Watch the downlink portion of the event here: