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Everyday Inventions from NASA

- Scratch Resistant Lenses - Memory Foam - Cordless Tools - Ear Thermometers - Shoe Insoles
- Satellite Communications - Quartz Clocks - Sports Armor - Freeze Dried Food - Water Filters
- Hot House Tomatoes - Solar Energy - Flat Screens - Smoke Detectors - And More!

Did You Know?

"Just a few months after Apollo 11, an opinion poll showed that 50 percent of Americans thought the country should 'do less' in space; only 20 percent thought the country should 'do more.'"

- Hansen, James.  Spaceflight Revolution.  National Aeronautics and Space Administration: Washington, D.C., 1995.

And "'Developing rockets that land an America astronaut on the moon,' came in next to last, just ahead of 'financial support for artists and art activities.'"

- Bainbridge, William.  The Spaceflight / Revolution.  John Wiley & Sons: New York, 1976.

In July, 2011 the US Government retired the Space Shittle program, canceled its replacement, the Constellation program, and cut NOAA's budget jeopardizing our ability to make accurate hurricane forcasts.

Email your Senator and Representative encouraging them to continue support for NASA and the NEA!