TITLE

Career of the Month

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Megan
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Oct2007, Vol. 74 Issue 7, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the career of a space architect. Space architects must consider engineering, aesthetic, and functional factors when designing structures for nonterrestrial environments such as spacecraft and habitats. The author discusses how gravity and the movement of air affects designs for the International Space Station (ISS) and the use of biomimetics, designs derived from nature.
ACCESSION #
26962881

 

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