The Association of Space Explorers reached out to their fellow astronauts to pass on a simple message of solidarity, hope and collaboration to combat climate change and reach our political leaders during such a crucial time.
Germany: Astronaut Ernst Messerschmid, Ph.D – Space Shuttle
Japan: Astronaut Soichi Noguchi – Space Shuttle, Soyuz, ISS Astronaut Naoko Yamazaki – Space Shuttle
Netherlands: Astronaut Wubbo Ockels, Ph.D – Space Shuttle, 1st Dutch Citizen in Space
US: Astronaut Scott Kelly - Space Shuttle, Soyuz, ISS Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD - Soyuz, ISS Astronaut Piers Sellers, Ph.D – Space Shuttle, NASA Climate Scientist Astronaut Greg Linteris, Ph.D – Space Shuttle Astronaut Ron Garan – Space Shuttle, Soyuz, ISS Astronaut Jerry Carr – Skylab Astronaut Nicole Stott – Space Shuttle, ISS Astronaut Loren Acton, Ph.D – Space Shuttle Astronaut Mary Cleave, Ph.D – Space Shuttle Astronaut Dan Barry, Ph.D – Space Shuttle Astronaut Bobby Satcher, Ph.D, MD – Space Shuttle Astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria – Space Shuttle, Soyuz, ISS, US Spacewalk Record Holder
India: Cosmonaut Rakesh Sharma – Soyuz, 1st Indian Citizen in Space
Spain: Astronaut Pedro Duque – Space Shuttle, Soyuz, 1st Spanish Citizen in Space
The video was produced by astronaut Ron Garan and Planetary Collective in association with Daria Lopez-Alegria of Space Bridges and edited by Steve Watts Kennedy. Planetary Collective is the award winning filmmaker behind the short film Overview, the groundbreaking full-length feature documentary Planetary, and the upcoming space documentary Orbital.
Special thanks to the Association of Space Explorers