Spacesuit design: Amplifying footsteps might help astronauts find their feet on Mars

Spacesuits tend to muffle sounds, but hearing our footsteps may provide useful cues about our environment and reduce the risk of tripping Space 2 March 2022 By Matthew Sparkes A mock-up spacesuit boot used in tests Maryam Al Kuwaitti Astronauts sent to explore Mars┬ámay be more sure-footed if their boots are fitted with microphones to … Read more