Stephanie Osborn is a former payload flight controller, a veteran of over twenty years of working in the civilian space program, as well as
various military space defense programs. She has worked on numerous Space Shuttle flights and the International Space Station, and counts the
training of astronauts on her resumé. Of those astronauts she trained, one was Kalpana Chawla, a member of the crew lost in the Columbia disaster.
She holds graduate and undergraduate degrees in four sciences: Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, and she is “fluent” in several more, including Geology and Anatomy. She obtained her various degrees from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN and Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.
Stephanie is currently retired from space work. She now happily “passes it forward,” teaching math and science via numerous media including radio, podcasting, and public speaking, as well as working with SIGMA, the science fiction think tank, while writing science fiction mysteries
based on her knowledge, experience, and travels.
Where to find Stephanie Osborn online
Sherlock Holmes and the Mummy's Curse
by Stephanie Osborn
In the first year of Holmes and Watson's friendship, Professor Willingham Whitesell appeals to Holmes’ unusual skill set with a request: come to Egypt at once to translate hieroglyphics for his prestigious archaeological dig. In the wilds of the Egyptian desert, plagued by heat, dust, drought and cobras, the team hopes to find the very first Pharaoh. Instead, they find something very different...
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