Space to Explore
On an outdoor adventure to the Mars-like terrain of Moab, Utah, Natalie Panek seeks to reconcile life’s stumbles, redirections, and challenges in her pursuit of space travel. Panek has spent her life focused on her biggest dream — to be the first to set foot on another planet. An aerospace engineer, a pilot, an influencer, an avid explorer, she has made it to the top 100 of astronaut candidates. Amidst sky-high arches and pinnacles, breathtaking views, and a canopy of stars, it’s easy to believe that all the adventure you need is right here on Earth.