Dr. Kavya Manyapu, test engineer for the Boeing Starliner Spacecraft, presents “Boots on the Moon” her talk about the evolution of spacesuits during our first Apollo missions, types of spacesuits, and the issues astronauts faced due to lunar dust during those missions. She will also talk about some of the new technologies to prevent dust contamination for future missions to the Moon.
FREE with Museum admission.
To honor our newest exhibition, Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission, we're proud to introduce a new program series to complement the stories behind the artifacts, people, and places that made the Moon landing possible.
To The Moon! program series will feature a wide-ranging selection of scientists, space experts, historians, authors, pilots, and more, who will speak about lunar exploration, past, present, and future.