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In the News

5/21/2020 It’s Hard to Picture a Future After the Pandemic. But Together We’ll Help Shape It, Time Magazine

4/16/2020 Could These Women Be the First to Walk on Mars?, Marie Claire

3/18/2020 Interview with Abigail Harrison – Astronaut Abby, CosmosNow

2/20/2020 Fast Five: Women Making a Difference in the Aerospace Industry Right Now, Pink Planet Society

8/13/2019 Astronaut Abby’s Quest to Be The First Woman on Mars, New York Minutes

7/26/2019 *Exactly* How an Aspiring Astronaut Is Prepping Her Body to Get Ready for Space, Well and Good

7/19/2019 Abigail Harrison wants to be the first astronaut to step foot on Mars, Fox Business

7/13/2019 Meet Abby, the 22-year-old who wants to be the first astronaut on Mars, CNN

7/9/2019 Astronaut Abby Aims for Mars, eGFI

6/28/2019 Will This 22-Year-Old Woman Be the First Person on Mars?, Rewire

6/23/2019 What I Do: Ambassador for Space and STEM, Aspire

6/21/2019 You Won’t Believe Everything This Aspiring Astronaut has Achieved By Just 22—And We Love Her Take on Self-Care, Too, Parade

5/28/2019 Aspiring to be the First Astronaut on Mars, Fox Business

5/21/2019 21 Year Old Pilot, Philanthropist And Top STEM And Space Influencer In The Country Is MARS BOUND, Diversity in STEAM

5/3/2019 Dunkin’ Celebrates National Space Day, Discovers Cosmic COOLATTA® Constellation, Dunkin’ Donuts

3/26/2019 Astronaut Abby: “I want to inspire a generation of people who are scientifically literate, and maintain their childhood curiosity and sense of wonder for the world around them. We are all born as explorers.” Thrive Global

3/25/2019 Women’s History Month Special: Astronaut Abby, Medium

3/20/2019 Abigail Harrison, STOW London

1/11/2019 Meet The Leader Of “The Mars Generation,” 90.7 WMFE

1/8/2019 Women Crushing It Wednesday: Astronaut Abby, Kare 11

12/12/2018 Need Motivation? Meet Astronaut Abby, College News

12/6/2018 A Career Taking Off: Astronaut Abby Aims To Go From Wellesley To Mars, The Wellesley News

11/12/2018 Real Talk With Astronaut Abby: How Women Deal With Their Periods In Space, Women You Should Know

11/8/2018 Dreaming of Mars Since Age 13, Astronaut Abby Inspires Women in STEM, Space.com

10/25/2018 Mars Needs Young Innovators: Woman-Founded, STEAM And Space Nonprofit Seeks Student Nominees For Annual Awards Program, Women You Should Know

05/16/2018 Why Mars? We’ve Got the Answers The Planetary Society

Aspiring Astronaut Abigail Harrison Wants to Be the First Person on Mars Teen Vogue 

06/15/2018 Media Planet Teams Up With Letitia Wright, Abigail Harrison and More to Launch STEM and Education Technology Campaign PR Web 

5/28/2018 Life on Mars can help push humanity forward, Astronaut Abby says, Fox Business

5/23/2018 Ground Control to Astronaut Abby Innovation & Tech Today 

11/21/2017 First Time Marathoner Has Sights Set on Mars Florida Today

10/28/2017 Episode 73 – Interview With Astronaut Abby The PanFuture Society 

6/20/2017 2017 Eureka! Innovation award winner: The Mars Generation Minneapolis / Saint Paul Business Journal

04/12/2017 Women Paving the Path To Mars Smithsonian Air and Space Museum STEMin30 Show

3/22/2017 19-Year-Old Shoots for the Stars, Capital Campus

3/17/2017 Meet Abby Harrison, the college sophomore headed for Mars, USA Today College

3/13/2017 Taking on SXSW: GenZ The Next Power Brokers

2/24/2017 Humans Will Walk on Mars in Less Than 18 Years PR Web

2/10/2017 Weekly Space Hangout – January 6, 2017: Abigail “Astronaut Abby” Harrison Universe Today

1/19/2017 UAE’s MBRSC to Launch Its Project Space Forum on January 24 Spacewatch Middle East

1/18/2017 MBRSC Launches the Project Space Forum on January 24 Emirates 24/7 News

1/17/2017 On Her Way to Mars Code Like A Girl

20 Under 20: Meet the Next Generation Of STEAM Pioneers Huffington Post

10/25/2016 The Mars Generation: Why We Must Go To Mars Huffington Post

3/21/2016 ‘Train Like a Martian’ Challenge Inspires Kids to Get Active Space.com

2/16/2016 Seventeen Magazine Selects TMG Founder As 2016 Power Teen Seventeen Magazine (Print)

1/29/2016 Kids Who Kare: The Mars Generation Kare 11

9/24/2015 The Mars Generation Launches Off to the Space Races

9/18/2015 Teen Launches Mission Supported by Astronauts to get Young People to Mars International Business Times

9/16/2015 Astronaut Abby, un projet pour lancer la Mars Generation MeltyDiscovery (France)

9/16/2015 Aspiring astronaut launches The Mars Generation organization OffWorld News

9/15/2015 Launching ‘The Mars Generation’: Teen on Mission to Get People to Mars from Space.com

9/15/2015 Matt McNeil interviews Astronaut Abby about The Mars Generation The Morning Grind AM950

‘Astronaut Abby’ To Attend NASA’s December 4 Inaugural Orion Launch Aero News Network

Astronaut Abby to attend NASA’s December 4 inaugural Orion launch: 17-year-old aspires to be in first manned crew to Mars Yahoo News

Astronaut Abby Harrison: ‘I want to be first to Mars’ BBC World News

An Astronaut in Training: Exploring My Future At Space Camp John’s Hopkins Center For Talented Youth Imagine Magazine (Guest Article)

01/25/2014 “Astronaut Abby” joins Kare Saturday to talk about her new pilot Kare 11 NBC

‘Astronaut Abby’ draws attention of NASA Again Kare 11 NBC

Astronaut Abby: A girl with a dream Public Insight Network

The Five Coolest Space Missions on the Horizon Tampa Bay Times

Italian Astronaut Mentors American Girl Who Dreams Of Going to Mars Italy Magazine

This Teenager Hosts Earth-To-Space Q&As With An Orbiting Astronaut Universe Today

Astronaut Abby, as featured in MPS School Matters iDream.TV

ACES students kick off World Space Week ABC Newspapers

Blaine Elementary School Celebrates ‘World Space Week’ KSTP ABC

Who Will Be Our Next Chris Hadfield? Mashable

15-year-old Astronaut Abby fuels her outreach mission with social media NBCNews.com  

15 Year Old May Be on Her Way to Mars  Mashable 

Why An Astronaut Asked 15-Year-Old Abby to Help Get The Word Out  Universe Today

‘Astronaut Abby’ is crowdfunding her way to outer space Star Tribune

Meet the 15-Year-Old Girl Who Will Probably Be the First Astronaut On Mars  PolicyMic

Amazing 15-Year-Old Girl Will Probably Be The First Astronaut On Mars  Jezebel

Garota de 15 anos quer ser a primeira pessoa a pisar em Marte  Engenharia é

Astronaut Abby New Moon Girls

15 yaşında Mars’a gitmek için hazır  NTV MSNBC

 Teenage ‘Astronaut Abby’ Raising Money to Teach Kids About Space  Space.com

‘Astronaut Abby’ invited to space launch overseas  USA Today

15 Year Old Mpls High School Girl to Attend Exclusive Russian Soyuz Launch in Kazakhstan  Wall Street Journal

Ask an astronaut  Public Insight Network (Video Interview of Astronaut Luca Parmitano and Astronaut Abby)

Minneapolis South’s Abby Harrison reaches for stars, Mars  Star Tribune

Mpls Girl Invited to Space Launch KSTP ABC

Mpls. teen ‘Astronaut Abby’ invited to space launch overseas  Kare 11 NBC

Mpls. South High Student Invited To Soyuz Launch  WCCO CBS

Astronaut Abby has eyes on Mars  NBC 12

Minneapolis Girl Wants to Inspire Others With Her Dream KSTP ABC

 

From the Blogosphere

Stand Up and Reach for the Stars! Reading Rainbow 

 Astronaut Abby | Under the Big Blue Sky Grand Ciel

Girl Museum Blogspace: Astronaut Abby Girl Museum Inc.

#SpaceChat with @AstronautAbby Deep Space Advocates

Space Camp with Astronaut Abby : North America Tour 2 Chasing Atlantis

‘Mars In Our Lifetime’: Catching Up With Astronaut Abby AmericaSpace

The First Astronaut On Mars? Meet 16-Year-old “Astronaut Abby” Buesiness 2 Community 

Abigail Harrison is determined to be the first astronaut to Mars  Ladies Love Science

Tech Tuesday: Meet 15 Year Old “Astronaut Abby” Women You Should  Know

15-year-old ‘Astronaut Abby’ sets her sights on Mars  Mother Nature Network 

Astronaut Abby Chats Mars Travel With Sweet High Sweety High

Astronaut Abby: A girl with a dream  Loving Language

Badass Astronaut Abby sherights

Profile: Astronaut Abby Digital Family Summit

Reaching for the Stars – Astronaut Abby Teens Got Sense

When Fiction and Reality Collide: Astronaut Abby Discoverific!

Really Cool Kid: Meet The 15 Year Old Who Wants To Go To Mars  Babble/Disney Online

Astronaut Abby – Inspiring Others to Dream Big  AARP Blog

Aspiring Space Traveler Raises Funds To Share Her Dream  Vitamin W

The #SoyuzAdventure Of A Lifetime  Talking Space Podcast

Really Cool Kid: Meet The 15 Year Old Who Wants To Go To Mars Babble Courtesy of Disney

Interview with Astronaut Abby CurioCity Where Science Matters