Some of my fondest memories were jumping out of airplanes while on internships at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and NASA Ames Research Center! My first jump was at 11 000 feet and my second at 18 000 feet in California. Skydiving is an old sport. Barnstormer’s in the early 1900’s began by jumping out of air balloons in homemade parachutes to stun crowds at fairs. And it was with these very first parachutists that the… Read More