Spacesuit

The spacesuit has undergone dozens of revisions since the first pressure was modified for use in space. Occasionally, something new is proposed that catches our eye.

Blog: NASA’s Proposed Z-2 Spacesuit

NASA is redesigning the spacesuit for walks on extraterrestrial bodies, with an eye specifically directed at Mars and the Moon. We have the photos and are not impressed.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm April 23, 2014 Tags: , , , , , ,
Blog: The Future of the Spacesuit

Is the future of the space suit going to look more like science-fiction or deep sea diving? A lot of very smart people are working on the problem of moving in space while still providing the protection we’ll need.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm February 10, 2012 Tags: , , , ,