Koch, Meir: Their All-Female Spacewalk Symbolizes Progress

HOUSTON—NASA’s first all-female spacewalk, conducted Oct. 18 by astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir, is a sign of increasing diversity among the space exploration community, the two women told an Oct. 21 news briefing from the International Space Station (ISS). This diversity is likely to...

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