Fitness trackers, satellite navigation and bathers which let you swim faster all owe their origins to the space program.
NASA technology specialist Dr Christyl Johnson says there are many positive spinoffs from an investment in space.
With Australia’s new space agency we also have an opportunity to get on board the mission to Mars.
Recorded 24 July 2018 Hybrid World Adelaide Conference
Dr Christyl Johnson Deputy Director Technology and Research Investments Goddard Space Flight Centre.