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Release of Galaxy Girls

Libby Jackson's new book Galaxy Girls is now out in the US. Anita is honored to be featured in this illustrative biographical book about the stories of 50 Women in Space, for her leadership and research in space exploration at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Upcoming Public Lectures

Anita will be speaking at TEDx Palo Alto. Come join the discussion on the theme "Imagine Anew".

Anita will also be speaking at Dare Mighty Things in Chicago. 

The Future of Transportation

Read about Anita's latest engineering project, where she is developing the hyperloop.

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Cold Atom Laboratory

Anita's last NASA Mission, the Cold Atom Laboratory, launched in May to the International Space Station. Read about her role as the mission's manager, one of the few women of color at the agency to have led such a ground breaking development from its proposal to launch five years later.

Chicago Tribune

USC Trojan

Times of India

International Business Times

India Today

The Better India

Deccan Chronicle

India West

Mars Exploration

Humans will one day walk on the red planet. Learn about Anita's role in designing the landing system for NASA's Curiosity rover. Also the topic for her new graduate class at the University of Southern California, ASTE577 Entry and Landing Systems for Planetary Exploration.

BBC World News

Fast Company 

The Verge

USC Trojan


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