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Dava Newman

“I’ve always been a little bit of an explorer.”

Science:

 Dava Newman is an aerospace engineer who designs spacesuits that help astronauts to bend and stretch - and reach for the stars.

Secret:

 Dava is a sailor. When she was sailing around the world, Dava spotted a pod of a hundred dolphins.

Space Fashion

By Sea or Space

30 Second Science with Dava Newman

10 Questions for Dava Newman

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About Dava Newman

Dava is an Aeronautics and Engineering Professor at MIT. She is currently working with NASA to develop a new, more efficient spacesuit for future space exploration.