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  • Latest NASA Developments, and Journalism Under Attack: Friday’s Show (June 23, 2017)

    NASA astronaut Jack Fischer worked to install wireless antennas outside the Destiny lab. The spacewalk's main purpose was to replace a failed data relay box. (Photo: courtesy- nasa.gov) (Above: NASA astronaut Jack Fischer worked to install wireless antennas outside the Destiny lab of the International Space Station. Photo Courtesy: NASA) Just a few weeks ago, astronauts aboard the International Space Station made an emergency spacewalk to make urgent repairs to a critical component that failed. NASA said the crew was never in any danger. On this edition of Houston Matters, Dr. Ellen Ochoa, former astronaut and director of the Johnson Space Center, joins us to talk about the spacewalk, as well as other developments at NASA.

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