Building a Stronger Tomorrow through STEM and Space: An Inteview with Abby Harrison, Founder of "The Mars Generation"

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The Mars Generation is a one-of-a-kind nonprofit organization founded by 18-year-old Abigail Harrison, known to many as Astronaut Abby. At 13 years old, Abby was embraced by the space community as a leader of her generation, the Mars generation. At the age of 15, Abby built an outreach program now called the Future of Space to excite kids and adults about space and STEM. MarsGen

Join Dan Stolts as he welcomes Abby to the show as they discuss how and why she created “The Mars Generation” as well as offers her perspective on STEM, STEAM and the importance of Women in Technology.

  • [1:16] Tell us about yourself and what is the "Mars Generation?
  • [5:10] What's  your perspective on the importance of Women in Technology?
  • [8:40] Can you tell us about the 3 different programs you run in "The Mars Generation"?
  • [11:14] Why did you create the Mars Generation and how did you launch it?

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