Astronauts take a lot of pictures while in space. These men teach them how.
Before experiments and equipment arrive at the International Space Station, they go through the NASA payloads team.
A NASA crew secretary is like a mom to the crewmembers of STS-118.
Operating a robotic arm requires precision. Instructors make sure the crew is ready.
Astronaut and teacher Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger returns to the classroom, this time as a student.
By teaching astronauts to dock the shuttle and International Space Station, Gauvain helps bring people together.
Flight surgeons work to keep astronauts healthy and flying.
Before they visit the space station, the STS-118 crew has a lot to learn.
A NASA professional helps astronauts choose space gear.
The shuttle food manager is cooking up ideas for space food of the future.
An astronaut daughter and engineer designs gear for current and future missions.
Through months of planning and practice, he's making sure the STS-118 mission is 'go' for launch!
Scientists are studying nutrition and spaceflight to improve astronauts' health now and in the future.