Asheville’s Destination Space Camp, Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS), and Malaprop’s Bookstore are pleased to host The Gravity Well: A Night at AMOS with Author Stephen Sandford. Sandford will present on the importance of our Nation’s early space race, the opportunity to tackle the current challenge of space, and the role our youth and STEM education can play in rising to the challenge. This event will be held in the museum’s STEM lab on August 14th from 6pm-8pm, with access to the museum before and after the talk. This event will be free with a suggested $10 donation.
After his presentation, Stephen Sandford will be signing copies of his book, The Gravity Well, which will be available for purchase at AMOS and Malaprop’s Bookstore while supplies last. Sandford spent 28 years as a researcher and engineer at NASA. As former Director for Space Technology and Exploration at NASA’s Langley Research Center, Sandford has led teams of engineers, researchers, and mission architects to enable human space exploration.