Sen. David Ford http://wfpl.org en Indiana Senate Links Up With Space Station Commander http://wfpl.org/post/indiana-senate-links-space-station-commander <p></p><p>The commander of the<a href="http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/index.html"> International Space Station</a> spoke via video hookup to the Indiana Senate today.</p><p>Astronaut Kevin Ford is a native of Blackford County, Indiana and a graduate of the University of Notre<br>Dame.</p><p>During a 20-minute chat with lawmakers and schoolchildren, Ford said dozens of experiments are being conducted aboard the space station, many of them medical tests involving the station’s zero-gravity environment.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:13:21 +0000 Rick Howlett 3873 at http://wfpl.org Indiana Senate Links Up With Space Station Commander