Astronaut launches lecture series, March 29
Posted March 26, 2001; 12:26 a.m.
astronaut Story Musgrave will inaugurate the 2001 Evnin Lecture Series with a talk titled "An Artist's View of the Universe" Thursday, March 29.
Musgrave, a veteran of six space flights, will speak at 7:30 p.m. in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
The holder of six academic degrees in fields ranging from mathematics and statistics to chemistry and literature to medicine, Musgrave was selected as a NASA scientist-astronaut in 1967. His first space flight was on the maiden voyage of the Space Shuttle Challenger in 1983. He also flew on the 1993 mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope. Musgrave currently works in the research and development division at Walt Disney Imagineering. His lecture is the first in a series on "Space Exploration" sponsored by Princeton's Council on Science and Technology.
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