The Challenge Project: an introduction to this exiting project, which, in anticipation of the return of John Glenn to space in October, focuses on maintaining physical health and learning throughout the aging process. Elements included are:
John Glenn returns to space after 36 years providing a unique opportunity to study aging in the context of space.
President Clinton visits JSC April 14, l998 to meet Senator Glenn in training.
Senator Glenn's Webpage includes information on STS-95.
STS-95 focus John Glenn: from Mercury to Space Shuttle
STS-95 from the Kennedy Space Center with vital statistics on the flight.
STS-95 Mission Synopsis
Description of some experiments to fly aboard STS-95
Preflight training images include some pictures of Astronaut Glenn's first flight!
Astronaut John Glenn's Biography
Life Sciences investigations being performed on STS-95