16.68 Lecture: Kate Rubins, NASA Astronaut (16 April, 2:30p, 37-212)

March 21, 2014

The Massachusetts Space Grant Consortium
16.68 Modern Space Science and Engineering

Kate Rubins, Ph.D., NASA Astronaut

Science in Extreme Environments:  Building Extraterrestrial and Earth-based Research Capabilities

Summary: Biomedical and human health research on the frontier presents unique and fascinating challenges. Dr. Rubins’ presentation will focus on the exceptional research environment of the International Space Station and parallels to earth-based research in challenging environments.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014


Room 37-212