YouTube home #ProudToBe

Loading...

Astronaut teacher Barbara Morgan Challenger downlink, Part 1

5,201 views

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Aug 16, 2007

Presented by http://collectSPACE.com — The Source for Space History and Artifacts. Educator astronaut Barbara Morgan and STS-118 mission specialist Alvin Drew participated in an education event on August 16 with students at the Challenger Center for Space Science Education in Alexandria, Va. Morgan was first selected by NASA in 1985 as the backup to Teacher in Space Christa McAuliffe. Following the Space Shuttle Challenger accident in 1986, Morgan continued to work with NASA on educational activities and returned to teaching elementary school in Idaho. She was selected as an astronaut by NASA in 1998. Family members of the Challenger crew were present for the event, which included STS-51L commander Dick Scobee's widow, June Scobee Rodgers, as moderator. (NASA video)

Loading...

When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...