While this topic is not directly related to a space-elevator, I thought you would find it as interesting as I did. And, with the recent news that NASA has chosen Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts to/from the Space Station, it’s pretty timely.
Krista Coleman sent me a link to an infographic, a portion reproduced below, detailing some of the spinoffs that have been created due to NASA’s efforts over the past several decades. Some I already knew, some were surprises to me.
Who knew that we could blame NASA for selfies!
To see the entire infographic, click here.