Sian Proctor to choose Afrofuturism artwork, science and a lifelong passion for exploration to room on private Inspiration4 mission

With the Inspiration4 mission flying on a SpaceX Crew Dragon this 7 days, Sian Proctor will develop into an astronaut with her artwork following a long time of dedication to science and place. 

On Sept. 15, four civilians who, a lot less than a 12 months back, didn’t know each other at all, will start to area as component of the 3-day Inspiration4 mission in orbit all-around Earth that will gain St. Jude Kid’s Investigate Healthcare facility. Flying along with Proctor, who is a geoscientist, professor and artist, will be 3 other crewmembers: Jared Isaacman, a billionaire tech entrepreneur and the mission’s commander Hayley Arceneaux, a physician assistant at St. Jude and a childhood cancer survivor and details engineer Chris Sembroski.