Kathryn Thornton at the Space Foundation

Former astronaut Kathryn Thornton poses with visitors at the Discovery Center at the Space Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Thornton, a native of Montgomery, Montgomery County, took part in the inaugural Summer of Discovery program at the center, a ten-week initiative aimed at bringing space science to the general public, especially children.

Photo courtesy of the Space Foundation; www.SpaceFoundation.org.