Jeff Williams

Outer Space Experience

Jeff Williams

Talk: Outer Space Experience

Commander Jeff Williams is sharing some of this outer space stories with Talks at Google. He has spent 534 days on board the ISS and executed 5 spacewalks, making him one of the most experienced NASA astronauts. Jeff highlights some of the important research being conducted on board the international space station (ISS). As the commercial space industry (“NewSpace”) works hand-in-hand with national programmes to offer increased access to space for all citizens of Planet Earth, we need to understand how biological and physical systems respond in an environment that is well beyond the tug of Earth’s gravity.

Jeff Williams

Having completed his fourth mission in 2016, Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams officially spent more time in space than any other U.S. astronaut. Williams has spent 534 days in space, making him first on the all-time NASA astronaut list.