“It’s critical to participate in our democracy…If we can do it from space, then I believe folks can do it from the ground too.”
As voting has started in some form in over half of the states, NASA astronaut Dr. Rubins plans to vote from space this year – She did so as well in 2016, when she also became the first person to sequence DNA in space. NASA astronauts began voting in elections from space in 1997.
**UPDATE** Here’s a photo of Astronaut Dr. Kate Rubins voting: CLICK
Watch an interview with Dr. Kathleen Rubins HERE
Read more about Dr. Kathleen Rubins HERE
Learn more about astronauts voting from space (aka “Vote While You Float”) HERE
by Jenna Lee,