ISS Commander discusses climate with U.N. COP25 Conference

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 61 Commander Luca Parmitano of ESA (European Space Agency) discussed his view of the Earth from orbit and climate issues during an in-flight question-and-answer session Dec. 11 with attendees of the United Nations COP25 climate conference in Madrid, Spain. Parmitano is in the midst of a long duration mission on the station, heading for a return to Earth next February to complete a flight of more than 200 days in space.