What's on US astronaut's wish list after 9 months in space?
September 1, 2017
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — After 9 ½ months in orbit, what's on Peggy Whitson's wish list? Will the record-setting NASA astronaut miss anything about space life?
Whitson was scheduled to answer reporters' question during her final news conference from space this week, days before her scheduled return to Earth. But it was called off because of Harvey: Houston is home to Johnson Space Center and Mission Control for the International Space Station
Instead, NASA relayed questions from The Associated Press to Whitson by email.
The questions and answers have been edited and condensed.