[photo from “Building the Future Spacesuit ” by Dava Newman, read here]… “Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) professor Dava Newman, KB1HIK, has been sworn in as the deputy administrator of NASA. President Barack Obama appointed Newman last October, and the US Senate confirmed her appointment on April 27. The swearing-in took place on May 15 in her MIT office in Cambridge. Newman is Apollo Professor of Astronautics and Engineering Systems and the director of the Technology and Policy Program at MIT. She started her official duties as NASA’s new deputy administrator on May 18 at the agency’s headquarters in Washington, DC. Continue reading…
Monthly Archives: May 2015
This video is an effort to show the world how important ham radio communications are to the survival and relief of people trapped in a disaster zone. These operators have worked for hours upon hours to pass messages into and out of Nepal.