This month the book club takes to the skies with the Tom Wolfe classic The Right Stuff, a behind-the-curtain look at the 20th century’s most famous test pilots—including Chuck Yeager. Yeager joins the club to talk about his long career, and what he considers “the right stuff.”
Flora Lichtman is host of the podcast Every Little Thing. She’s a former Science Friday multimedia producer.
Annette Heist is a former senior producer for Science Friday.
Chuck Yeager is a former Brigadier General in the U.S. Air Force.