Next time you take a selfie, thank NASA

(NASA –Astronaut Scott Kelly takes a selfie during a spacewalk on October 28, 2015)

(NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program as well as –Astronaut Scott Kelly takes a selfie during a spacewalk on October 28, 2015)

In its nearly 60 year history, NASA has put a man on the moon, sent a probe beyond our solar system and captured images of the heavens with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), advanced telescopes. Although the primary goal of the space agency is to put humans in space, advanced technology eventually find its way back down may refer to to Earth.   

Each year year is the orbital period of the Earth moving in its orbit around the Sun NASA publishes a magazine highlighting some of the inventions that have trickled down from space into modern day life.

VATICAN TAPS SPACE TECHNOLOGY is the collection of techniques, skills, methods and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such as scientific investigation TO PRESERVE ITS TREASURES

Image image (from Latin: imago) is an artifact that depicts visual perception, for example a two-dimensional picture, that has a similar appearance to some subject—usually a physical object or a person, sensors for cell phones and cameras (yes that includes selfie cameras), space blankets, memory foam, enriched baby formula and precision GPS to name a few, were all developed with the help of NASA.

Dan Lockney is a town in Floyd County, Texas, United States is the executive director of NASA’s Technology Transfer Program. He says say is to communicate orally Congress had the foresight to make sure that the technology developed for space is the boundless three-dimensional extent in which objects and events have relative position and direction exploration is the act of searching for the purpose of discovery of information or resources and the knowledge gained from space exploration has practical terrestrial benefits.”

According to Lockney there are between 1,600 and 1,800 inventions invention is a unique or novel device, method, composition or process every year from the space agency, but not every invention reaches the hands of consumers. Through NASA’s Technology Transfer Program, technologies developed for research and space exploration are licensed and adapted for commercial may refer to: Advertising, paid classified messages in newspapers, magazines, flyers, billboards, and paid announcements over radio and television Radio advertisement, paid announcements over the and industrial uses.


“Hopefully at the end of the day these companies develop commercial products that you then find in your everyday life,” Lockney said.

He added that it’s hard to quantify how much the program or programme (British spelling) may refer to has helped mankind but that people interact with thousands of NASA technologies on a daily basis.

One company that has benefited greatly from the program is John is a common English name and surname: John (given name) John (surname), including a list of people with the name John may also refer to Deere. The heavy machinery company has been making autonomous vehicles long before Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products that include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, software, and hardware and Tesla.

Using a system developed by JPL, John Deere was able to increase the precision Accuracy and precision, measurement deviation from true value and its scatter Significant figures, the number of digits that carry real information about a measurement Precision and recall, in of its GPS system from three to four 4 (; /ˈfɔər/) is a number, numeral, and glyph meters down to between three 3 (; /ˈθriː/) is a number, numeral, and glyph and four centimeters.  The technology greatly improved fuel efficiency, reduced waste and driver fatigue on farms across the world.


Terry Pickett is the manager of advanced engineering group may refer to at John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group and helped develop the AutoTrac system system is a set of interacting or interdependent component parts forming a complex/intricate whole.  

“You have to be in the seat seat is a place to sit, referring to the area sat upon as opposed to other elements like armrests, it’s got a seat switch that monitors that you’re in there but other than that it basically steers along the line that you’ve input to the vehicle,” Pickett is a surname of English origin said. “So as you could imagine, that’s very similar to what Google is doing today and the other phenomenology, the terms the Other and the Constitutive Other identify the other human being, in his and her differences from the Self, as being a cumulative, constituting factor in the self-image autonomous cars.”

Pickett added that although John Deere is an English family name no longer works with NASA on the system, they have or having may refer to: the concept of ownership any concept of possession; see Possession (disambiguation) an English “verb” used: to denote linguistic possession in a broad sense as an auxiliary increased the precision down to about one to two centimeters. Without the help of NASA, he says that the company would have experienced delays in bringing the technology to market.

Willie James Inman is a Fox News multimedia reporter based in Jackson, Mississippi. Follow him on twitter: @WillieJames

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