RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - She was selected to be part of a simulated mission of the European Space Agency (ESA). Of the six youths chosen, among professionals of various nationalities, five are women.
Currently, Ana Paula holds a Master's degree in Space Law from Beihang University in China. "I like space because it gives me a very realistic and broad perspective on our life here on Earth. Being a simulation astronaut will allow me to experience what it's like to live on the Moon or on Mars, from a very realistic angle".
"I hope to be able to . . .