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Astronauts R. Husband and K. Chawla

Ten years ago: astro­nauts R. Hus­band & K. Chawla work­ing in space to make our lives bet­ter spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images… #remem­ber­ing­co­lum­bia #sts107 — Anne Cabr­era (@composerAnne) Jan­u­ary 23, 2013

Astronaut Laurel Clark on Middeck

Astro­naut Lau­rel Clark works for us on the mid­deck of space shut­tle Colum­bia 10 years ago. spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images… #remem­ber­ing­co­lum­bia #sts107 — Anne Cabr­era (@composerAnne) Jan­u­ary 24, 2013

Days of Remembrance

Columbia astronauts head for the van

Music has pow­er. It can change a day – and a life. It can direct our atten­tion towards some­thing that is hard to put a fin­ger on, but some­thing that is big­ger and nobler than words could ever say. And some­times music can show us the way.

Columbia CD Travels to the ISS!

NASA astronaut Clayton Anderson aboard the ISS

Sur­prise, sur­prise! Thanks to NASA astro­naut Clay Ander­son, my Colum­bia CD appar­ent­ly took a lit­tle trip to the Inter­na­tion­al Space Sta­tion, via the space shut­tle Dis­cov­ery mis­sion STS-131.

preface from Columbia album

I didn’t know them. I didn’t know their names, or that they had been in space for six­teen days, or that they were called the “STS-107” crew, or even what “STS” meant. But I was sit­ting next to my piano on the morn­ing of Feb­ru­ary 1st, 2003 when I heard the news…