With Laksen at the JPL
CIT + JPL, or what some call a NOCO, meaning NASA Owned, Contractor Operated
Laksen, Heather & Scott at the SAF
Emblems on the wall
SAF Clean room... and there's Curiosity and her Sky Crane in the middle!
Working hard to get MSL to Mars!
Clean Room Rover Technicians
The cleanroom at the SAF - with Curiosity and her crane...
The Back Shell of the MSL
SO I HAVE A ROVER WHEEL ON MY HEAD! In front of the self portrait of the Opportunity Rover
"Mars Exploration Rovers" Office
MER Mission Control
Rover tester "Bubba"
Wheels and Science Instruments
Opportunity's view of the Endurance Crater
The Lion King Panorama (DETAIL) as captured by Opportunity
The Lion King Panorama as captured by Opportunity
With my mom in the beautiful exhibit hall
Voyager Golden Record
Voyager "Gold Records"
In front of the full-size Galileo
Old Worm logo
JPL's Mechanical Design Center
Heading to Mars...
Mars Instrument Laboratory
Instrument Laboratories... MSL technicians
Building 317 - MSL Instrument Labs
Aerial view of the Flight Hardware Lab before we went down to the floor...
Scott explaining the testing of the rovers in the mock martian soil
Flight Hardware Lab: Aerial view of the Surface SystemTest Bed Rover or simply "SSTB"
Flight Hardware Lab: Close-Up view of the Surface SystemTest Bed Rover or simply SSTB
Flight Hardware Lab: The robotically interactive Smart Full Fidelity Rover
Laksen, Heather & Scott in the Flight Hardware Testing Lab
Both looks *and* feels like... Bisquick
Please don't get stuck
The founding of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Explorer 1 was the first satellite successfully launched by the Us on January 31, 1958... planned and built at the JPL!
Intro space crafts
Fry's Electronics - Burbank, CA
Spaceship inside the store
I want to believe!