Yi So-yeon waves before launch in Kazakhstan in 2008. She is coming to Stanwood to talk about her experience as South Korea’s first and only astronaut to fly to the International Space Station. (Photo courtesy of Community Resource Center of Stanwood-Camano)

Yi So-yeon waves before launch in Kazakhstan in 2008. She is coming to Stanwood to talk about her experience as South Korea’s first and only astronaut to fly to the International Space Station. (Photo courtesy of Community Resource Center of Stanwood-Camano)

Korea’s first and only astronaut shares her story in Stanwood

Yi So-yeon spent nine days aboard the International Space Station — then had a rough return landing on Earth.

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