When Dennis Chamberland was 12 years old, he dreamed of escaping his small Oklahoman town for somewhere much farther away. One day he wrote a letter to NASA ’s Kennedy Space Center: “Dear Sir, Please send me all the information you have on the space program.
Autobiography, originally written 2004
We've seen a ton of emergency shelter concepts , and it's always exciting to see when one of these ideas becomes a reality. Life Cube , an inflatable tent that can set up in just five minutes is an example of a smart shelter design that has actually been built. Packed neatly into a recycled plastic container, it contains all the basic necessities needed post-disaster, including food, water, a battery, lights, radio, solar trickle charger and of course, a place to recuperate.