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I’m Adam Steltzner, Engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and This Is How I Work

Adam Steltzner is on a hunt for the truth. The engineer led the Entry, Descent, and Landing team on the Mars Curiosity Rover project, and tasked with delivering a rover the size of a small car safely to the Martian surface, decided that the best solution for final descent was a flying rocket crane. It seems crazy, but it was the right kind of crazy.

Source: I’m Adam Steltzner, Engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and This Is How I Work

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I’m Jake Knapp, Design Partner at GV (Google Ventures), and This Is How I Work

If you don’t follow the daily workings of Silicon Valley you might not realize that Google doesn’t just acquire startups—they’re also deeply involved with venture capital investments. GV is the venture capital arm of Alphabet Inc., and they’ve put over $2 billion into promising companies since their inception.

Source: I’m Jake Knapp, Design Partner at GV (Google Ventures), and This Is How I Work