#44 Space 2.0: A spacefaring species
July 26, 2021
Space travel may not be an impossible dream anymore. Access to a diverse pool of talents is a great asset, and ESA’s new cohort of astronauts reflects this, with the first parastronaut program. With this interview, I wanted to learn more about the selection process, how the requirements are evolving, but also to debunk some of the romanticized views that many of us may have of the astronaut’s job.