National Geographic : 1994 Aug
Grand opening Christmas came in July for the author (top, at right) and O'Brien as they opened the lid of CAN DO at the Kennedy Space Center after its return from space. Project intern Summer Spark man and 12th grader Adrian Nida (above) unloaded CAN DO's aluminum box of vials containing student experiments in the project's technical facility-Tom O'Brien's home workshop. GEOCAM's crystal-clear image of southwestern Africa's Skele ton Coast (left) "could be a gold mine in terms of scientific research," says Pat Jacobberger Jellison of the Smithsonian's Center for Earth and Planetary Studies. A GEOCAM image will go on display at the National Air and Space Museum this year.