|Birthplace:||Cape Girardeau / Missouri|
|1||STS-37||MSP||05.04. - 11.04.1991||5d 23h 32m|
|2||STS-59||MSP||09.04. - 20.04.1994||11d 05h 49m|
|3||STS-76||MSP||22.03. - 31.03.1996||9d 05h 16m|
|4||STS-108||MSP||05.12. - 17.12.2001||11d 19h 36m|
|Total||38d 06h 13m|
Bachelor of science in mathematics and physics from Southeast Missouri State University, 1974; master of science and Ph.D. in physics from the University of Missouri, 1976 and 1980 respectively; unsuccessful application for NASA astronaut groups 9 and 10; hobbies: playing saxophone and clarinet, reading, flying; she was married to astronaut Steven Nagel (until his death); one stepdaughter; later Astronaut Office Capcom Branch, JSC; was Assistant for Exploration, Flight Crew Operations, Johnson Space Center.
Last update on August 22, 2014.