Teacher in Space: August 2007! (Via Moving at the Speed of Creativity.) Wes reports some news from NASA that is both exciting and sad (as most NASA news is these days). In a few months Barbara Morgan will (finally) become the first teacher in space. Amazingly, she was the original backup for Christa McAuliffe in 1986. I suppose it’s about time. Read Wesley’s link-loaded post to learn more.