Down-to-earth testing ground helps refine NASA technology

09/30/2004 | Christian Science Monitor, The

Each year, NASA scientists take over Arizona's Meteor Crater for two weeks to test prototypes of their newest space technology concepts. The surreal landscape allows teams to test-drive their ideas for space suit accessories, vehicles and robots "on a shoestring" and can spur innovation that might not be possible in a laboratory, researchers say.

View Full Article in:

Christian Science Monitor, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
New York Advocacy and Campaigns Manager
Crisis Action
New York, NY
Grants Manager
One Acre Fund
Nairobi
Development Officer
SAVE Dade
Miami, FL
Manager Supply Chain Logistics
FedEx Express
Los Angeles, CA
Fixed Wing Flight Test Pilot/Systems Engineer
Aurora Flight Sciences
Manassas, VA