Local News
8:33 am
Sat September 21, 2013

NASA Astronaut Visits N.C. Hometown

North Carolina welcomes home a high-profile native son this weekend. NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn is visiting his hometown of Statesville. Dr. Marshburn caught our attention when he documented his most recent mission---a five-month stint on the International Space Station---on Twitter. We recently spoke to him about readjusting to life after spending such a long time in space. 

An extended version of WFAE's Weekend Edition Saturday interview with NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn.