The Next Difficult Thing on the Way to Mars – Increasing Astronaut Autonomy

From a must-read article in the Atlantic about life on the International Space Station:

Learning to let astronauts manage their own lives in space is going to be as hard as any engineering challenge NASA has faced—and it’s an element of space travel neither Houston nor American astronauts have any experience with.

By the way – did you know a few members of Expedition 42 are active on Twitter?  Checkout @AstroTerry @AstroSamantha and @AntonAstrey on Twitter (would love to also see them on WordPress.com – just sayin’)

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