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Dava Newman

"Astronaut Performance: From Earth to Mars:" Dr. Dava Newman addresses students from the MIT Summer Research Program (MSRP). She discusses human performance in space, and introduces the BioSuit, an advanced spacesuit design.

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I miss MIT

Posted over 5 years by Anonymous

hehe “my aunt”, lucky you. So they have an integration with Portugal…. Wasn’t aware of that… ‘Muito Bom!’ Well I have to check that…. as a Designer that loves space related subject, and engineering, I would love to study in MIT

Posted 5 years by Anonymous

I may have missed it in the watching, but did anyone mention that the “Circles on the leg” bit of this project was based wholly on the research of Arthur Iberall back in the late 60’s? I’d hate to think that the originator of the idea, who prototyped a suit during the project back then, would go unmentioned…

Posted 5 years by Anonymous

This idea is not new, but the materials science involved has improved dramatically in the 40+ years since this concept was first envisioned.

Posted 5 years by Anonymous

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