100 Year Starship Initiative

Science
3:31 pm
Tue June 11, 2013

URI Prof. Designing DIY Clothing Line for Space Travelers

A Rhode Island clothing and textile designer is looking to send his creations out of this world.  Karl Aspelund, a design professor at URI, is researching the apparel needs for travelers inspired by the 100 Year Starship Initiative. That’s a joint Defense Department and NASA mission to encourage travel outside our solar system. 

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