Book Talk With Dr. Louis Friedman

The Space Policy Institute is looking forward to hosting Dr. Lou Friedman to discuss his new book, Human Spaceflight: From Mars to the Stars. The discussion will take place on September 21st at 4pm at 1957 E Street NW, Suite 505. Please RSVP if you would like to attend, as space is limited.

Louis Friedman holds a PhD in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT. He has worked on deep-space missions at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, and he co-founded The Planetary Society with Carl Sagan and Bruce Murray, serving as the organization's executive director for thirty years. He was co-leader of the Keck Institute for Space Studies (KISS) Asteroid Retrieval Mission and Interstellar Medium Exploration Studies at Caltech.
Human Spaceflight examines nanotechnology, space sails, robotics, biomolecular engineering and artificial intelligence as vehicles of the future for an exciting evolution not just of space travel but of humankind.