Explore the world of CAVES by going through squeezes and pits with space and cave explorers with CAVES Technical Course Director Francesco Sauro and ESA Astronaut Luca Parmitano.

Francesco Sauro was recently nominated as a Time 2016 Next Generation Future Leader and for his exploration of the Auyan Tepuis of Venezuela he was awarded the 2014 Rolex Award for Exploration. Francesco gave a very inspiring description of his exploration of enchanted worlds at TED Global 2015 

In this video the CAVES 2014 crew:
ESA: Luca Parmitano, Matthias Maurer
NASA: Scott Tingle
Roscosmos: Alexander Misurkin, Sergey Kud-Sverchkov

Loredana Bessone
CAVES Course and Mission Director