Dress for Success in Space Exploration
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 992 , Segment 4
Episode: Jeff Flake, Mojave Rattlesnakes, Pediatric Trauma
- Jan 24, 2019 11:00 pm
- 15:17 mins
(Originally aired October 3, 2018) Guest: Dava J. Newman, PhD, Apollo Program Professor of Astronautics, MIT, faculty member in Harvard-MIT Health Sciences Technology, former NASA Deputy Administrator Within the next twenty years America hopes to send astronauts back to the Moon and then on to Mars. But before they launch, they’ll need to update their wardrobe. The spacesuits NASA has currently won’t cut it for these kinds of long missions and for walking around on Mars. So how does a space agency do a fashion makeover?