NASA's annual budget is half a penny on your tax dollar. Imagine what we could do with a full penny. Penny4NASA.org
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You’ve been running in the shoes of astronauts.Technology originally developed for lunar boots was adapted for athletic shoes. A process known as “blow rubber molding” used to produce helmets was applied to create hollow shoe soles that were filled with shock-absorbing material. Former NASA engineer Frank Rudy pitched an idea for a suitable shock absorber to Nike and Nike Air was born.The technology improves shock absorption, stability and motion control for athletes.NASA’s solutions in space create solutions on Earth. Tell Congress to double funding for NASA.Learn more about NASA and athletic shoes.Check out other spinoffs from the Apollo missions.

You’ve been running in the shoes of astronauts.

Technology originally developed for lunar boots was adapted for athletic shoes. A process known as “blow rubber molding” used to produce helmets was applied to create hollow shoe soles that were filled with shock-absorbing material. Former NASA engineer Frank Rudy pitched an idea for a suitable shock absorber to Nike and Nike Air was born.The technology improves shock absorption, stability and motion control for athletes.

NASA’s solutions in space create solutions on Earth. Tell Congress to double funding for NASA.

Learn more about NASA and athletic shoes.
Check out other spinoffs from the Apollo missions.

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