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    • The Right Kind of Crazy

    • A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High-Stakes Innovation
    • By: Adam Steltzner, William Patrick
    • Narrated by: Christopher Grove
    • Length: 7 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141

    Few organizations solve as many impossible problems as NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and nobody knows more about leading rocket scientists to unlikely breakthroughs than Adam Steltzner. As the phase lead and development manager for EDL (entry, descent, and landing) of the Curiosity rover to Mars, Steltzner spearheaded the creation of one of engineering's wackiest kluges - the sky crane, which allowed the heaviest rover in the history of space exploration to land on Mars unscathed.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Wasn't what I was hoping.

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-15-16

    Regular price: $24.50