The AstroCritic: What ‘The Martian’ Gets Right About Astronauts
September 28th, 2015
“The Martian” gets astronauts right, suggests AstroCritic and former ISS commander Leroy Chiao.
Sending Olympic Torch to Space, Russia Flaunts Inspiration Superiority (Op-Ed)
November 8th, 2013
If Russians can send the Olympic torch into space, why can’t Americans find ways to inspire interest in space?
Astronaut Leroy Chiao: ‘Gravity’ Works, If You Don’t Focus on the Physics (Op-Ed)
October 7th, 2013
Does the film “Gravity” fly? Here’s what astronaut Leroy Chiao had to say.
Nimble Space Companies: Fixed-Price vs. Cost-Plus
February 5th, 2010
Are small private firms better suited to reducing the cost of space? Maybe, if we’re willing to trade uncertainty for opportunity. Commercial Spaceflight Federation’s Brett Alexander and Astronaut Leroy Chiao explore the issues.