Engineer, physician and retired astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison discusses the importance of the diversification of space flight, and how far science and understanding has come since Wally Funk's participation in the Mercury 13 program.
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Wally Funk, The 'Heart Of This Mission,' Finally Reaches Space At 82