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The History of the NASA Spacesuit

By Vadim Newquist Apr 12, 2013

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In terms of the life changing technologies, the spacesuit is one of the most astounding. For decades, NASA, in conjunction with scientists across the globe, has been refining these nature-defying body capsules to make them more streamlined and expand their capabilities. Here's an eye-popping and informative look at the evolution of the spacesuit, courtesy of your good friends at NASA!

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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